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  1. General Discussions
    my boyfriend found an 8 day old dove that we have hand raised and it is now 40 days old, eating and drinking on its own and flying well. we released him yesterday, made a flower pot home for him up high under the veranda. he flew away for about 5 hours and returned at night where we put him...
  2. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    About a month ago I found a baby mourning dove. He had no feathers and was on the ground with no mom in sight. I waited for his mom to come all day but never did so I took him in. I never took care of a bird before so it was all new to me (I could not find a rehab center for him). I named him...
  3. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    what are some good strains of white racing homers? so far I've found snow white trenton racers. The site claims they are good. I would like a good bird, but also don't want to have to pay like hundreds of dollars for one or on a team of them since most of the " teams" for sale i've found...
  4. General Discussions
    Hi everyone, hope you are all ok today!:) I just have a quick question for all you pigeon people, I have have had my garden doves/pigeons for 18 months now and they are doing very well and look beautiful in the garden. I am, however, thinking of in the next year or so thinking or starting a...
  5. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    I stumbled on this NY Times article about a ceremonial "Dove Release" gone wrong in NYC... they released real Ringneck Doves when they should have used White Homing Pigeons from a professional release company. Maybe it's already been posted but still a good read...
  6. General Discussions
    I saw something about an all white homing pigeon one loft race and it got me thinking about my last thread about this hobby paying for itself. What is involved in running such a business? I did a search and found nothing for this type business near me. There maybe some that did not show up on my...
  7. General Discussions
    Here is the website for my dove release business I just updated it. Input would be greatly appreciated! http://bbblofts.webs.com/
  8. General Discussions
    Hello, I was wondering if anyone here has done some Cerimonial White Dove Release? :confused: I was thinking of starting a small release business, but was wondering if anyone had had it done, or was in the business? Thanks, Kevin
  9. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    Touch anyone have plans for making a funeral release box for a Trinity funeral release. Most suppliers sell for 90-100 dollars. Im crafty and thought i could make my own.
  10. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    I recently contacted a Funeral Home in my area who was very interested in using my birds for releases. I have a ton a questions for all of the release experts that frequent this forum. 1.) Do you take the birds to the Funeral Home before the service or directly to the gravesite? 2.) Do you...
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