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  1. General Discussions
    Hi. I recently paired 2 birds. One is a king pigeon cock, and the other is a dove/birmingham roller mix hen. I have them in the cage for breeding, you know a small one with the nest box. He is currently calling her to the nest alot, and driving her around the cage. The act like mates, and she...
  2. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Hello...been reading your site for about 10 days now...as I took in a rescued pigeon that was found next to its dead sibling, and ransacked nest at the Toronto Blue Jays Spring Training Stadium in Florida. I have taken the pigeon from not many feathers and dehydrated to adorable....but I now...
  3. General Discussions
    Well I'am shopping for feeders, need to feed 30 birds. thought I would check to see what and why people like or dislike certain kinds...ease of feeding,cleaning ect... Thanks!:)
  4. Archive - Pet Pigeons And Doves
    Hello, I was just wondering what else can i give my pigeons instead of corn to keep them healthy?? I only feed them corn and i don't think that's good enough and when they are breeding. I want them to be he
  5. Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    Back at home in Epinal, France, I was happy to discover a nest on the floor of one of my balconies with two lovely pigeonots about three weeks old. This was 3 days ago. For the moment I have only seen one parent come to feed them so I gather it is the father as I suppose the mother was already...
  6. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    I came home today and found a cat outside my house, and when I walked up it was making strange growling sounds. After it left, I went to open the door, and I noticed a little pigeon hiding in the corner. It looked like the cat wounded the pigeon's wing and trapped it in the corner, and was...
  7. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello, I have posted here before and have always received great advice. Some of you may remember me.... My name is Chad and I have what we believe is a king flyer. She is kept in the home and has never been outside. We feed her Kaytee Dove mix and some corn kernels. She always has fresh water...
  8. Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    Well its not too urgent, I've been frequenting the park lately and I got to feed a bunch of cute ferals thanks to a man I met at the park feeding them and let me join him So I remember reading its not favorable to give the birds salted seeds, and sadly thats all my dad could get me for my...
  9. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    i found a pigein that i think some one have cut it's tail and wings, cos i can see the white ends of the feathers i dont know stem. i took it home, but we have a no pet policy in the building, so i just want to make sure it is safe, and can get food, i have been feeding it and giving it water...
  10. Archive - Pet Pigeons And Doves
    there comes a time in every hens life when it is time to lay an egg. now, my tiny checker rock dove hen, Angelle lays eggs like every hen does, but after the first one and up untill two days after the second, her "cooer" seems to be affected, and she sounds quieter. Why does this happen?She...
  11. General Discussions
    Hello, im in Yorkshire, England, 3 days ago there was a baby dove on my doorstep, i ushered it away to a safe place near my sleepers, 8 hours later it was still there and the mum hadnt returned to the nest (built on my satellite dish) and still hasnt returned up until now, i lined an unused...
  12. Archive - Pet Pigeons And Doves
    Friends, My wonderful pet (devoted single young pigeon) "Birdy" flies freely around my apartment most days; he sits on my windowsill and looks outside, watching my backyard bird feeder and passerby neighbors. He is such a great pet to me... he sits on my lap when I watch tv, and coos in the...
  13. Archive - Pet Pigeons And Doves
    The hybrid who flew away and came back was laying on eggs this morning. I didn't realize it was the hybrid, so I took the eggs as usual, but then noticed her leg band and put them back as they are almost always sterile, I understand. I also have heard it is rare to have a female hybrid (my...
  14. Adoption Forum for Pigeons
    This BIRD - ID#A224600 white Dove mix. My age is unknown. At the shelter since Dec 26, 2007. Meet this pet at the Pasadena Humane Society, 361 South Raymond Ave, Pasadena, CA, 91105. Adoptions are open Tues-Fri 9a-4p, Sat 9a-3p, and Sun 11a-3p. We do not ship pets. For directions, visit...
  15. Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    I've always grown up being told pigeons were 'rats with wings' and filthy, disgusting birds. So I was edgy about it when I found one. I was walking into a book store with my boyfriend when he pointed out a bird on the sidewalk. I looked down and he was about two inches away from my shoe...
  16. Archive - Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    Hey there people, I'm new to the forums here and I just wanted to get some feedback on an issue I am having. I'm a fan of pigeons, always have been since I was little. I used to always go out and look for injured birds and try to nurse them back to health. Since in my neighborhood their were a...
  17. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    I found baby collared dove in my garden a week ago and have been keeping him inside in a shoe-box next to the radiator, seems content :) I tried feeding him the day I found him wit some dog food soaked in warm water (as it was recomended on a web site) didn't seem to like the process so I...
  18. Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    Tonight my husband brought home a pij that was in the water at the marina and after reading I have decided he is ill with a virus. He twists his head and is dizzy and falls over I cannot give him rescue fluids because his head moves all over the place. I have him in the house on a low heating...
  19. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello, our pigeon just got bit by our pet squirrel. I am pretty sure nothing is broken... She can move the leg and walk on it but it obviously hurts her because she is holding it up. It looks like the both the top and bottom teeth got her. Not much blood... we trimmed her feathers away, cleaned...
  20. Archive - General Discussion
    I am currently using Hagen brand Dove and Pigeon Seed which I purchased from the pet store where I got my dove pair. The ingredients for this seed mix are as follows: White Millet, Red Milo, Red Millet, Whole Wheat, Canary Grass Seed, Feed Oats, Cracked Corn, Oat Groats, Green Split Peas...
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