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  1. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hi - Saturday evening (Oct 10th) we found an injured pigeon near our place. Neck wrenched backwards. Didn't seem to have use of legs very well. Pupils evenly dilating though. Put him(?) in a box with pigeon seed and water on our covered condo roof but the motion was limited. In Bangkok here...
  2. Small Talk
    I have a small flock of indoor birds. there was an accidental birth and now the baby is 10 months old. once she started to fly was when she started becoming interested in water but to this day only will watch the other 3 bath on the side and uses the water that splashes on her to clean herself...
  3. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    Hello! Last night one of my cats knocked over one of my ringneck dove's cages. The dove is perfectly fine and just flew around the room (The cats never bother the doves). Anyways, I have some of those sticky fly trap ribbons hanging from the ceiling and it looks like she brushed one with her...
  4. General Discussions
    Hi Has anyone ever had their pigeons respond to bathes badly? My male pigeon gets so excited about bathing. He bathes with gusto and then after hopping out, goes into what we can only call complete shock and shivering. He shivers so intensely and cant seem to warm up as fast as all the...
  5. Show Pigeons
    Hi everyone, I have just gotten into pigeons in the last couple years. I have been digging around online for information and not had much luck. I want to start showing some of my birds. Primarily I have frillbacks and Indian fantails. I am located in Central Texas. I need to know a few things...
  6. General Discussions
    Hi everyone I was Wondering how long after Pigeons need a bath I keep min topped up Everyday. Thanks
  7. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    Hi All We "inherited" a pair of (racing) pigeons from my step-daughter last year after they fell out of her palm tree (NZ pigeons have a thing about nesting in palm trees - weird). After raising them both to maturity (the male is about 1-2 months older than the female), we "let them go" - only...
  8. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    Sunday is bath day around here, and after some trial and error we have a routine down. I get a casserole dish for Maggie and plastic Tupperware dishes for the Quakers, and Freddie the tiel and the budgies get misted. I usually start with the budgies. As soon as I put the casserole dish on top of...
  9. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    Here is a pic of the cock birds bathing this morning. They completely forget about their territory and rivalry when it is time to bathe together.
  10. General Discussions
    At what temperature do you no longer allow your birds to bathe. Also how often do you allow your birds to bathe in warm weather.
  11. Archive - Pet Pigeons And Doves
    Okay so I have a question to all of the folks that keep thier pigeons indoors.What do you do about the poop?I mean really.I order the PG Wear but Petey is having a hard time getting used to it.So in the meantime I want him out of his cage, but there is poop all over the room.I have cleaned the...
  12. General Discussions
    I got my pigeons yesterday! They are so pretty.:) White. They are also active. I built my nest boxes and now my birds are really dirty. When I put the bath bowl in the loft how much water should I put in the bowl? Also I would think i should put the bowl on the floor. Is that correct. I...
  13. Archive - Other Birds
    He doesn't REALLY take a bath. Not like most birds, but I'm told that others have cockatiels that do the same thing. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PsdvwylTzvM
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