Advice 1: How to get rid of pigeons

Pigeons are not only very beautiful birds but also the international symbol of peace. However, despite this, very often, these birds bring a lot of trouble and inconvenience.
How to get rid of pigeons

The worst thing about the pigeons is a large accumulation of droppings. While pigeon droppings can cause enormous harm to human health. Because it can be a carrier of various diseases such as pigeon ornithosis, histoplasmosis, pseudotuberculosis, and cause food poisoning. In addition, pigeons are carriers of parasites that cause serious diseases. In this regard, from the hygienic point of view it is very important to get rid of pigeons.

Usually pigeons settle on the roofs of large houses and on the balconies. Currently the most affordable and effective way to get rid of these birds is to install traps and trap. The standard means of catching, sold in the markets, can be placed both on the roof and on the balcony. Pigeons living in the city, not afraid of the proximity of a person, so they can easily be lured into such traps. Trapping of birds is necessary to make as long as their population would not be significantly reduced. Caught pigeons need to pass the special services responsible for the control of avian populations. After a while the pigeons have not returned back to their nests, it is necessary during their absence completely remove them and allow the nesting place in proper form.

To get rid of pigeons using a special protivopolojnym devices that are installed in the favorite places of night and day birds, and their nests. In large areas where the use of protivopolojnym cannot be installed bio-acoustic scarers, which reproduce sounds that are perceived by birds as a signal of danger and anxiety. Bio-acoustic devices are the most effective in conditions of poor takeoff visibility, while eating pigeons, as well as a large gathering of birds. Along with the bio-acoustic scarers to enhance the impact on birds, you can use the visual protection: ribbon, charms with eyes of a predator or balls.

Advice 2: Why do pigeons fly on the balcony

The behavior of animals and birds are sometimes unpredictable. For example, if the tightly closed front door, the cat stairwells can run to the apartment tenants, and pigeons – to fly on open balconies.
Pigeons sit on the balcony not in order to bring the bad news!

At the origins of beliefs and superstitions

Once upon a time people had close contact with nature. It forced them to try to understand, to decipher, to predict certain signs and phenomena occurring in nature. His observations on various phenomena, these people passed from mouth to mouth. This allowed some of the signs to reach the XXI century, preserving its pristine.

Interestingly, even today, many people firmly believe in the action of certain signs: for them is a dove that flew on the balcony is some kind of harbinger. And some of them even come to mind that are fairly common explanation for this behavior of the birds!
From the point of view of popular rumor, the behavior of the pigeon on the balcony is also treated differently. If the dove circling above the ceiling, bumping about the walls of the balcony, and then departs from it away, we decided to wait a dead man.

Why do pigeons fly to the balcony?

The simplest explanation is unnecessary pigeon curiosity. These birds, like many others, attracts the curiosity and feeling of uncertainty. In addition, on the balcony of the man sometimes food (seeds, pistachio nuts, bread crumbs). All this makes the most daring pigeons and other birds to fly to the balcony to man. Of course, the pigeons behave very cautiously and instantly soar into the air.

Food is one common explanation of such a dovish behavior is as follows. The fact that in some houses (for example, in panel five-story building) above the Windows on the fifth floor there is a vertical rectangular opening. That they-the pigeons just love to sit. Usually next to these holes are the balconies, which is often some kind of food.

It happens the other way. For example, if there is the balcony is closed (glazed), the pigeons no end to go wandering around the roof, creating discomfort for the person: the endless noises, gulkana and annoying walk to do their thing. It is their peculiar walk. Especially since some of the balconies have a galvanized roof that when the sun heats up, allowing the pigeons to further warm up, if the street is not so hot.
To believe in these superstitions or not to believe – everyone decides for himself. The main thing is not to forget about the rational "grain" of the situation. If the dove suddenly flew to the balcony, it does not mean someone's death. It's just a pigeon got curious!

Why do pigeons fly to the balcony? Popular rumor

The people are of the opinion that the pigeons sit on the balcony with bad news. The fact is that since ancient times people have associated birds with the human soul. In their opinion, the bird is the soul of the deceased person, who is the messenger from heaven. Its mission is to prevent a particular family about the imminent death of someone close to them. The bird may or just sit on the balcony, or even start to knock on the window. As they say, the land is rife with rumors.
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