I'm embarrassed to ask it, but I can't get a hold of anything but racer bands locally. I slipped a homer band on a West of England squab, but I'm starting to think that the band may be too tight once the bird's fancy feet starting feathering in.
Should I just go with no bands?
It's $20 dollars a year (which isn't that bad) to be registered with the NPA. I have NPA bands, but I'm not registered with them. What is the point of the bands? I just keep pigeons as a hobby, not for show. At least not yet. So do I need the bands, what service would that provide for the...