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  1. General Discussions
    Hi everyone! My fiancée and I are traveling to Italy to get married in November. I have two pigeons, and would have taken them with me (to travel in-cabin), but I didn't realize how far ahead I'd have to plan for getting them chipped, inoculated, papers from the vet and...
  2. Adoption Forum for Pigeons
    I have a pigeon that I found outside my front door after 3 days of torrential rain and wind that is in need of a good home. I believe it was someones pet pigeon, it is not banded. I have had it for about 2 weeks and it is a very sweet bird it is in a large screened in porch area that we do not...
  3. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    do homers eventually calm down or become less skittish?? i got birdslocally from a guy to use to breed from and now a little after a month i finally have them in a loft where i am able to be inside, interact, and catch/hold them without fear of them getting loose out doors. my question is they...
  4. General Discussions
    Hey, New here because I'm not really a pigeon enthusiast. But I have an idea to have a 'pigeon hunt' around the city and if people find the pigeon I've put a small tag on the ankle of and take a photo, they get a reward. But I'm wondering if I bought a domesticated pigeon and put it out into...
  5. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Hello Everyone, I'm located on Long Island, New York (New York City suburbs) and on 8/12/12 my sister found and rescued a white unbanded domestic dove from the wild in her yard. Suspect a ceremonial release. We have the dove in temporary housing (a small cage from a pet store) with dove seed...
  6. Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    Hello all, A little over a week ago, my friend came to my door with a wild baby pigeon she said she found sitting alone on a sidewalk. It was very young, just barely starting to grow feathers. Having no experience in raising nestlings what-so ever, I did some research and managed to use...
  7. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    Hello! So I got 2 homers both about 5 weeks old, and put them on my deck at my apartment in bellevue, wa. And of course after having them out for a week or two one of them didnt survive a falcon attack. So having only the one bird, my single pigeon came to be really tame and has managed to ecape...
  8. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Hi. Over the weekend my father and I found a white injured pigeon on our way home from the gas station and couldnt leave it die, so we scooped it up and brought it home. The next Monday, I brought it into where I work (Veterinary Hospital) and one of the doctors splinted is broken leg and put...
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