"A friend of mine intervened and brought them to me," Marie told The Dodo.
Salome, the female pigeon, had become too bonded to human beings to be wholly independent in the wild.
But then Solomon, the male, came along. "He had a broken wing and it was thought that he would never be able to fly," Marie said. "Both now live in our barn."
Solomon.Tallgrass Parrot Sanctuary