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  1. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    For a few days I thought the yellowish colour on my pigeon's beak was discolouration. I can't see well close up so have been cleaning him in front of a 10x magnification mirror to clean his beak and nostrils after a feeding. Today while cleaning him, with a warm water dipped q-tip, I looked a...
  2. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hi, I have a Chinese Owl squeaker that is very healthy, but has a strange mark on his/her beak. I included a picture... has anyone seen this before?? It is an infection, growth, do you suppose it is healing? It has only increased in size since the squeaker was 1.5 weeks old. It almost looks...
  3. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    hi i think my dove has broken her beak. I left her in the morning and she was ok but around 12 gmt I came back and saw small drops of blood in the cage. I picked her up but she got stressed and I could see blood in her mouth. I let her go but so far she hasnt eaten or drunk anything. I've looked...
  4. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hi, on Saturday, I found a young Pigeon on the sidewalk of a busy street. I brought him home and he has been doing well. I have been hand feeding him corn, peas, and cooked lentils. He has been drinking on his own, and pecking at food but unable to pick anything up. It looked like his mouth/beak...
  5. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    My Tundra is hurt! I'm not sure if these are too severe, but I need to know if I should just put alchohol or salt water on it or what to do. He has minor swelling under one eye, from a bite, and a medium sized, ugly cut in that area between the upper and lower beak. Uploaded with...
  6. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    I have a sick pigeon trichomoniasis who have been cured after treatment with antibiotics. has affected the left side of the beak tip to eye. everything was ok and the bird eat alone again until crust that has formed there around the beak fell . crust instead of a hole and stuck a piece missing...
  7. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello, I have a YB - around 2 months (Indian Fantail) which seems to be quite healthy. But I see some pimple kind of thing on its beak and the beak seems to have a sticky mucus kind of substance on it always. The wound seems to be spreading as I see one more small wound on the other side of the...
  8. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    I just got home from work and went out to check my pigeons. One had disappeared this morning while flying and did not return home before I had to go to work. I knew that this probably meant something had gone wrong. But I really wasn't prepared for what I found. I don't know what could have...
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