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  1. General Discussions
    I found this on the local news website: http://www.property24.com/articles/how-to-get-rid-of-pigeons/15212 I'm stunned. How can this be? The author clearly knows absolutely nothing about pigeons, and puts them in danger with her ludicrous assumptions and suggestions. Does one do something...
  2. News & Advocacy
    Bird lovers everywhere, the government in Buenos Aires Argentina is proposing legislation to slaughter thousands of defenseless pigeons. Please read the heartfelt message from Pratt Institute Associate Professor of Chemistry, Eleonora Del Federico, Ph.D. Biophysical Chemistry. She has provided...
  3. General Discussions
    You Know ..........I just don't understand some people . Why have pets if you aren't willing to look after them ?.......I just don't get it - how can you walk past every day and see that something is starving and thirsty I was the recipeint of pigeons tonight that I was told were in need of...
  4. General Discussions
    I havn't always went out of my way to rescue and treat pigeons. Nor did I ever imagine I would be putting out about 30 - 40 lbs of seed a week for a flock where I live. But, a few years back, I began to notice the cruelty and hatred most people have for pigeons. So, in an effort to balance the...
  5. General Discussions
    Hi everyone, Some of you may have seen another thread I made about some pigeons that were poisoned in Melbourne, Australia here -> http://www.pigeons.biz/forums/f6/urgent-help-pigeons-poisoned-46536.html#post497556 In order to bring attention to this issue I have created a small website to...
  6. General Discussions
    I'm going to be writing an essay soon, about pigeons being treated inhumanely. To have a nice sized paper, I'm thinking two or three cases/examples would be good to talk about. I'm definitely going to include the PA Pigeon shoots, as well as using them for dog training. What are some other...
  7. News & Advocacy
    I volunteer with Mercy for Animals a group that does outstanding work helping factory farmed birds. Video has been posted of undercover hatchery investigations. If you can take it please watch and pass along. http://www.mercyforanimals.org/hatchery/ http://www.mercyforanimals.org
  8. News & Advocacy
    I didn't watch it, it was enough to read the description and the comments: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rDPiXUF7epI
  9. News & Advocacy
    http://www.sltrib.com/ci_12164099 Maybe if a few of us would be willing to add some comments to the article (bottom of page), make the opinions a bit more balanced on the subject...maybe shed some light on the subject for some people ? I suggest not to ponitificate, just measured comments work...
  10. News & Advocacy
    No wonder the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is such a disaster that we have to strongly advise members never to let them get their hands on a pigeon. http://www.mailonsunday.co.uk/news/article-1102099/Prince-Dog-Beater-Outrage-Edward-repeatedly-lashes-gundogs-4ft-stick.html
  11. Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    Hi, Just wanted a bit of advise really. I know someone who is working for a company that clear houses and flats out, but they also kill pigeons if they are nesting in the flats and stuff. I know that not illegal but the person i know said they do really cruel things to them which i know is not...
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