Son of "Tarbes" bred for stock. Tarbes
is from Antoon Ligtenberg and he was
Ligtenbergs top pigeon. He won 1st
section Tarbes vs. 1,402 and 16th Nat'l
vs. 15,125. He also won 54th national
Lourdes vs 2,543, and 36th Dax vs 2,401.
Tarbes is a proven producer and has bred
many outstanding children and grandchildren.
Van Geel and Van der Wegen
foundation birds are from Ligtenberg.
Both parents of this hen are from
Machiel Buijk of Holland. This loft is
known as the "House of Jan Aarden".
This hen is very inbred to "De Dolle"
of Martha and Marin Van Geel one of the
most famous distance pigeons of all time
De dolle was twice second on national
long distance races and won a new car.
De Dolle has been an excellent breeder
and this is a very good line.