For at least 500 years—and maybe more—pigeon fanciers have bred wonderfully bizarre-looking pigeons. EE-List of the breeds of fancy pigeons (ELFP). Most people prefer to have them for ornamental purposes. They can be clearly distinguished from other pigeons due to its charming and beautiful appearance. Revision 11 June 2012; Levi, Wendell (1977). See more ideas about pigeon breeds, pigeon pictures, pigeon. The Pigeon. They are light in weight and looks delicate with a short neck and silver gull markings. Authorized and published by the Section for Fancy pigeons of the European Association of Poultry-, Pigeon- and Rabbit breeders (Entente Européenne d’ Áviculture et de Cuniculture, EE). This fancy breed of pigeon is originally developed in Germany in 1960s. Mar 29, 2019 - Explore Britt O'Leary's board "Fancy Pigeons" on Pinterest.