Dead Pigeon Meaning


Dead pigeons are generally seen as a bad sign if you believe in such things.

Pigeons and doves are very symbolic and represent a lot of things most notably peace, purity and wisdom.

The death of a pigeon can mean the death of peace, the death of purity or the death of wisdom.

a dead pigeon

Another belief about dead pigeons which is common in South America is this..

..if you find a dead pigeon by your doorstep there is a belief that you have been cursed, however the pigeon has blocked the curse and died on your doorstep as a result.

In more practical terms a dead pigeon probably doesn’t indicate a great deal other than that the pigeon has had an unfortunate run-in with a cat, dog, car or other predators…or has simply reached an age where it’s time has run out.

Incidentally, if you do come across a dead pigeon here are a few tips on how to safely dispose of the body.

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