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  1. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Here is the story: last autumn I rescued a juvenile pigeon with respiratory issues, fallen from the nest. He has been treated for respiratory issues, but we delayed releasing him because winter had come. Two months ago, he suddenly started exhibiting balance issues, which over the course of 1-2...
  2. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello from Moscow, Couple of weeks ago I found a pigeon. She couldn't fly, dragged one wing, and had a swollen shoulder. The swelling was literally bright green. I gave her a course of azithromycin and put her in a box to limit her movement. After ten days the swelling was gone, and she...
  3. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Feeling horrible. I left two birds out together who had previously been fine and can only guess the old hen beat up the newer male. He has a pretty bruised and swollen eye now. Discovered this at 10pm when all the shops except 24 hour pharmacy were closed. I read on here that people have been...
  4. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    I recently found out about this site from one of my friends. Its really nice! anyway onto the problem. I have this young pigeon i got around 2 weeks ago from a friend, its about 20 days old i think. Two days ago i saw that she was walking funny and looked closer and saw she was holding up her...
  5. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    So just today I noticed that the beak of my band-tailed pigeon looks almost like a bruise... It has a purplish tinge to it that I only now noticed, and I'm wondering if it could be a sign of something bad to come. Opinions, please? Thanks, guys!
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