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  1. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    I just recieved several older birds 2002, 2003, 2004 etc some of them fertiled either both eggs or just one egg last season. Any suggestions on help increasing chance of fertilty? I already know about pulling the feathers around "the special area" lol. Thanks for any suggestions
  2. General Discussions
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  3. Show Pigeons
    I have a few pairs of American Show Racers that have been paying unfertile eggs. Can anyone help me with a bit of advice as to why this might happens and what i can do to help the situation. The birds are very healthy, they eat and drink well, always standing up righ, cooing all the time...
  4. General Discussions
    Hello again, I decided to put the images of candling up here and get input from people who actually know what to look for. I observed growth of both embryos in the two days I've had them. It did double in size. However, I don't see veins, nor do I see the infamous "Blood Spot", so I'm not sure...
  5. General Discussions
    I'm looking for any suggestions on a fertility problem. I have a 2008 hen, I've owned her for a little over a year now. Last year she didn't lay any eggs, eventhough she stayed paired with her mate from the previous owner. This breeding season, I paired her to a different cock. The first rd left...
  6. General Discussions
    I have a hen that has laid 6 eggs and none have hatched. Her first round there was no problem two wonder squeakers. She is paired with the same cock. They are matting and have built nest together. There is grit and OS always in the Palomar. The hen is a 2009 bird and she sit well on the...
  7. General Discussions
    Hi, i was wondering is there a place that sells fertile pigeon eggs? one of my new pigeons just laid eggs but they aren't fertile, so i was wondering how i could get fertile eggs for her to sit on and incubate.
  8. General Discussions
    Hello, My hen laid eggs around january 28, 29 and one egg was smaller and the other was normal sized... I thought they were infertile... but I was wrong... I just thought that I should candle them today just out of curiosity and one was fertile... I think they are around the 8th day of...
  9. General Discussions
    Can a hen sit on a third egg that's NOT her egg ? The question is simple the pigeon usually lays two eggs but now she is sitting on one more egg that is NOT hers. In total the hen is sitting on 3 eggs. LOL :eek: sounds funny, I know but this what my pigeon is doing right now. I'm confused ?
  10. General Discussions
    We have had our pigeons for 1 year now. They are just basic homing pigeons. We had 3 pairs (2 pairs of the dark grey/black pigeons and 1 pair of all white). They all started making nests and laying eggs a couple months after getting them. A few duds but finally the white pair hatched. One squab...
  11. Archive - Pet Pigeons And Doves
    Hello Everyone -- I have been reading here for a couple of months and must thank you for all the education and entertainment you've already provided me. I'm now in need of more personalized help. . . Last fall, my husband and I adopted two pigeons from a local wildlife rehab center. They are...
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