Now I know why they are constantly chasing each other at St. James Park. Bloody perverts!
Really pity, I did not know these poor fellas enjoy desperate but active sex lifestyle. I really should stop eating them...
Update: What is it with animals and necrophilia? Here is an article on the perverted nature of British pigeons.
"Despite receiving no response, it mounted the corpse and engaged in vigorous copulatory movements. It was so stimulated that it did not move when cars approached and a small queue of cars built up as the dove went through its energetic performance. It then flew off."