Las Vegas: Someone is putting tiny cowboy hats on local pigeons

Las Vegas: Someone is putting tiny cowboy hats on local pigeons
Decorating the wildlife in Las Vegas. Las Vegas Locally video, Facebook via Fox 5 Atlanta

[Ed. – Of course someone is.  Get back to us if anything weird happens.  Incidentally, I think the universal human experience with pigeons is that they can take care of themselves.]

Someone in Las Vegas has been putting tiny cowboy hats on the heads of Las Vegas pigeons, and while you might be asking yourself why, one local onlooker only has one explanation: “the rodeo is in town.”

That’s what Robert Lee told Storyful when asked about the pigeons he recorded wearing miniature cowboy hats.

“That’s the only explanation I have,” said Lee. “I saw something red on the pigeon’s head and looked down to these awesome things,” he said.

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KVVU reported that a local animal rescue and pigeon advocacy group known as Lofty Hopes has serious concerns about the negative impacts the hats will have on the pigeons.

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