Thanksgiving Birds

Trending: Eating birds on Thanksgiving in Hoboken

Humans aren’t the only species that makes eating birds a regular habit, as Hoboken411 reader Dorothy witnessed over at Pier A Park the other day.

Peregrine Falcons often swing by Hoboken for a pit stop. Why? Probably because it’s easy feeding for them.

City pests like squirrels and pigeons are conditioned to be around people with little fear. Thus, a falcon scored a (disgusting) treat like this pigeon he was seen scarfing down in the roof of the little hut on the pier.

I wonder if he was mad that the “stuffing” consisted of street garbage left behind by the city’s inept cleanup crews.

Happy Thanksgiving, Mr. Falcon!

Thanksgiving Birds eat other birds in Hoboken NJ - Thanksgiving Birds

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This is not a falcon.