The Fancy pigeon Thuringian Spot – or also known by the names: Heurté de Thuringe, Thüringer Schnippe, mascherato in Turingia, Тюрингский Пятнистый – a variety that originated from the region of Thuringia (Germany), which is declared as one of the ancient race, appropriate documentary record, has been known since 1876. the varieties were grouped into colour pigeon this type, is very popular, especially originated in Sonnenberg, then to other cities, and has now spread to many countries, both in Europe and to other continents.
The Thuringian Spot is one of the oldest breeds of pigeons and was bred in Thuringia. However, little is known about the origin of the breed. It is the most common breed among Thuringian color pigeons as well as winged pigeons.
In the standard, Thuringian Spot is mentioned as a strong, tall, but at the same time graceful form of field pigeon. It is the strongest breed among Thuringian colored pigeons. The Thuringian Spot should gracefully embody a strong figure of a field pigeon. You should have a horizontal stance and the wing should always stay firmly and close. The shoulders are broad, the chest is full, and the wings are well built. The back is slightly curved. In the tail feathers, the wings meet in the middle, but do not intersect, showing their grace.