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  1. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello, I'm new here and know nothing about pigeons but I found a feral pigeon with both legs broken in my balcony (8th floor). I took it to the vet and he splinted both legs. I need advice about how to care for it while we see if the legs can be healed. It is eating but I am concerned about...
  2. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    So, I live in an old building in Albuquerque, NM. We have lots of plain, feral pigeons that live on the roof. I know nothing about pigeons, by the way. Three mornings ago, one of the pigeons I feed on the fire escape was unable to stand. I am terrified I might have accidentally opened the fire...
  3. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    I found a second pigeon today (first one was a couple of days ago, and I asked for help in a seperate post - bird is emancipated, throwing up). This bird seems in pretty good nick, maybe a little thin, but nothing major. Wings and body in good condition, but I think it has two broken legs -...
  4. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    I discovered a young pigeon who was still on the nest not more than 8 or 9 days ago on the ground next to the loft yesterday. Her breast feathers were missing & she had 2 broken legs. The tibiotarsus bones are broken. I am sure she must have hit a utility wire & a miracle she made it back to...
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