A kereru (wood pigeon) feeds on a bush in New Zealand. Photo: Hawke’s Bay Today

Here’s to the Kereru: New Zealand’s bird of the year is a ‘drunk and gluttonous’ pigeon

They have been known to fall from trees after consuming rotting fruit left lying on the ground, sometimes leading to them being taken to wildlife centres to sober up

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A kereru (wood pigeon) feeds on a bush in New Zealand. Photo: Hawke’s Bay Today
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