Birmingham Rollers are a small and easy to care for therefore they are recommended as a beginner's pigeon with how low maintenance they are. Birmingham Rollers do backward somersaults in the air and are often called, "The Acrobats of the Air". As one progresses in the hobby a person can focus on the quality of the roll and genetics. versus simply having them as pets.
Foy's is a company which works with supplies for pigeons.