Saxon Shield

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Saxon Shield
Saxon shield, muffed, shell-crest(red).jpg
A Saxon Shield
Conservation status Common
Country of origin Saxony
Classification

The Saxon Shield is a breed of fancy pigeon. Saxon Shields, along with other varieties of domesticated pigeons, are all descendants from the rock pigeon (Columba livia).

Appearance[edit]

The Saxon Shield comes in many colors including black, blue, red and yellow with white bars or spangles, blue with black bars or barless, blue check or silver check.

Origin[edit]

The Saxon Shield originated in Saxony.

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

Saxon Shield Standard http://www.azpigeonclub.org/bird_standards/saxon_shield.htm