Meet the Papal Peace Dove Bodyguard…


... Via Fr. Z,Vatican introduces new security measure in St Peter’s Square.Vatican officials today are introducing a new measure to keep St Peter’s Square clear of marauding birds. A team in the Swiss Guards has been assigned the task of supervising a Sharris Hawk, [sic - should read Harris's Hawk] which will be brought out during the Weekly Audiences and the Angelus – on Wednesdays and Sundays.You know, to protect them from all those viscous crow and seagull aerial attacks.M … [Read more...]