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  1. Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    Hello! I am hoping for some advice. We have a baby pigeon in our garden nesting in our wisteria, it is approximately 11 days old. Thus far the parents have been really good, although the parents have been leaving the baby on its own for a few hours at a time since about 1 week old, and have been...
  2. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Hi. I just saved a baby pigeon, is pretty much grown up. It fell from the nest and he was attacked by other birds. I got it in my care, but it is way too stressed. I've read some articles and right now I have it covered with a blanked, with a clothing basket on top and some warm salted-sugared...
  3. General Discussions
    Hello, I am new to this site..two baby pigeons hatched on my terrace i did not touch them, parents are coming and going One of the babies left the nest and was walking on the terrace,found him dead this morning .-heartbroken The second one is still under the chair where it hatched how do i...
  4. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Hi everybody, So I had my first rescue over a year ago. She is doing really well. This morning I found another little baby in the garden, not sure if it is a pigeon. If parents do not come I will have to make a plan. This little bird is just so small and I am starting to think ahead what i can...
  5. General Discussions
    Two wild pigeons (a dark grey one and a white one) gave birth to two babies in a nest I made for them in my backyard: one of the babies is at least six days old, the other is at least four days old. The younger one is very small and thin - will it survive and is there anything I can do to help...
  6. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hi all. Very quick background: I found a baby pigeon on the sidewalk 4 days ago, as I was heading back home at night. Thought it was injured, so I just took it back home to 'let it go in peace', didn't know if it was rejected by the parents or just fell off of the nest. I have no clue at all...
  7. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    I had a single egg hatched by my dove, Monica, and she instantly tried to hurt the little guy. So I used a low grade heat lap and Exact bird formula to feed him the past two days. He usually squeaks and such when he's hungry, moved a lot. Now he's only moving slightly and no longer squeaking...
  8. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Hello all, I am new to this site and I know very little about birds. I go to Arizona State University and today (it is now 2:00PM) around 9:45AM I noticed 2 young birds (i'm pretty positive they're pigeons) that were huddled together by one of my buildings. I looked around for parents and found...
  9. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello I have around a dozen or so pigeons, and some babies. One baby pigeon from a pair baby pigeons seems to have difficulty using its feet. It cannot even stand. So it is using its wings to push itself around. It was Ok yesterday, when I went in the coop to check. What should I do? Thanks
  10. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello, this is my first time handling a baby pidgeon, and he seems to be sick. I will tell you giorgio's story in hope that it might help, i really hope you guys can help me understand because i am at a complete loss on how to handle him. So me and my boyfriend found a baby pidgeon last week...
  11. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Hi there, Found a baby pigeon almost 3 hours ago. Don't know what to feed it, the wild animal association will not take it... is there anyone on my area that can foster this poor little buddy???? We just do not want it to die! Thank you, M
  12. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    i found a baby pigeon wounded by a cat the cat was playing with the pigeon the pigeon has a wound behind its secondary wing.i applied turmeric to the pigeon's wound and put it in a box.it's not feeding and it's awake what to do further. any suggestions regarding that would be good
  13. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    My husband and I found a fledgling on my car the day before yesterday (Wednesday). There are lots of cats that run around our apartment complex and this little guy didn't seem scared at all of us humans or anything else so I picked him up and have been keeping him on our porch and in the house...
  14. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    I have my first two baby chicks in my loft with a problem that Im not sure if its normal. They are about 3 weeks old and they both have a problem walking around their nest. One of them the left foot is spread wide open to side and when it tries to walk the foot just pushes air. The second one...
  15. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello everyone, I don't like negative or helpless comments, so I think I came to the right place. A baby pigeon was attacked in my terrace. I saved it and put him with some water and breadcrumbs in a cat carrier. Anyways, I wasn't sure about his wing, thought it was cut, so went to see him...
  16. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Hello, I found a baby pigeon three days ago of about 2 and 1/2 to 3 weeks old. She was very weak, laying down under the highway. I was able to feed her with Baby food and now she is doing much better except that she cannot completely stand up. Should she be able to stand up by herself? Is it...
  17. General Discussions
    Today I received an email from a lady I attend college with. She told me that her coworker had a baby pigeon that needed a helping hand and asked me if I would help it since I have some experience raising birds, including pigeons. Apparently a Lowe's in a town not far from where I live was...
  18. General Discussions
    What age should I buy squeakers so they will home back to my loft.
  19. General Discussions
    i found a poor baby pigeon at the damn near my house it donst seem to be injured and i don't have the formulla for him so i'm giving him bread mushed down to a liquid i will be hopefully be getting formula for it tomorrow can anyone help ps. he looks like this...
  20. General Discussions
    Well Today i have just found one of my baby pigeons on the floor of the coop. I dont know how long its been there but its now inside with me and in a little cardboard box. I know it needs heat but Is there anyone who knows how to make a quick and easy incubator for it? I dont have a lot of money...
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