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  1. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    Last year I acquired two really pretty Portuguese Tumblers, I know when I sign them up for a show it's easy to just put "Tortoiseshell" on their coop tag, but I'd love to know more of the genetics behind these birds, because Finally they have produced a squab! I'm only curious because at the...
  2. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    This handsome fellow has been the father of two squabs so far, one pretty much like himself and one silver dun. But what is he? An indigo grizzle?
  3. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    Hi I was wondering if their is a possibility that two grizzles can throw out white birds? THESE ARE RACING HOMER PIGEONS.
  4. Pigeons & Doves Wanted & For Sale
    I have 10 Red Grizzle Frillbacks for sale, they include pairs and young birds. Good quality birds, several show quality and some stock birds(have a bit too much color)let me know if you have any questions or would like to see pics
  5. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    Why has some of my pigeons this whitening in their upper neck/throat? Is it considered to be caused by the Grizzle gene? I was at a show with my pigeons recently, and one of the judges called this a Schimmel. I can't find it in Taubensell (Dr. Sell) genetic traits list as a gene..
  6. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    Hello My name is Pape, from Senegal in West Africa. I have been raising pigeons for just under a year and I absolutely am hooked. Just love them. I have a pair of homers that I mated to find out what colors and patterns they will produce. I am almost sure that the hen is tiger grizzle and that...
  7. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    homozygous tiger grizzle I have a question I need help with. I have a hen warsaw butterfly in red, who shows as homozygous tiger grizzle- red in tail and primaries only. does the homozygous tiger grizzle cover the spread in it? or is the spread absent? which is more dominant, the tiger grizzle...
  8. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    I have a very unique situation that I need a genetic expert to chime in on. I have a ten by twelve room that I have three old retired cocks in. One is a blue bar that is a direct son off the "President". He is currently paired to an old hen that was his mate and is on eggs so I'm not too...
  9. Pigeons & Doves Wanted & For Sale
    I am looking for a Grizzle Van Loon Hen, If anyone has one please contact me. Thank You
  10. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    Hello, all. This is my first post. I'm relatively new to pigeon-keeping but have been a bird nut my whole life. I have two pet former-homing pigeons (rescues--the owners didn't want them after they failed to complete a race). I find pigeon genetics very complicated but I THINK my male is a...
  11. Adoption Forum for Pigeons
    Lost one of my birds, would like to replace her with a young bird. Preferably a young racer, with light grizzle. Will pay for shipping ect. Thanks! :rolleyes:
  12. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    I know nothing about genetics or patterns terminology... but I would like to attempt to ask if a white hen from a blue bar grizzle father can produce grizzle like her father if she is mated to a red bar? Or is this one of those situations that you would need to know who alls carrying what...
  13. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    What have I got going here? What is under that grizzle? Tortoiseshell/bronzing info Hello, I've got a recent young bird (2013 band, green) that has some quite unusual coloration that I can't quite seem to figure out. As seen in the picture, the bird has white grizzle with some red flocking for...
  14. Training and Behavior
    Sorry I put this in the wrong forum... Moving it today
  15. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    Would this be icy or a red grizzle? Left pigeon. Is the one on the right pie bald or grizzle as well?
  16. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    I have a young pigeon almost 7 weeks old and it appears to be a grizzle BUT the cock is a red mottle and the hen is a black self. How is this possible? Did I have a mutation and anyone know what the chance of getting a mutation is? Thanks
  17. Pigeons & Doves Wanted & For Sale
    Here is a nice pair of homers, the hen is andalusian and the cock is a nice grizzle. They produce gorgeous grizzles!!! Pair is $30 plus shipping, shipping prices depend on where you live!!
  18. General Discussions
    Here is the srtory... My buddy calls mew to tell me.. When he arrived hom on wednesday he noticed from far away that one of his roosters was attackinmg on of his hens. He quickly exits his car to save the poor hen. Unfortunatelyy the hen was already dead and this darn hawk was eating it, well...
  19. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    Hi, These two babies are ??? what color. ( more photos are in my album in here on Pigeon Talk ) I am guessing grizzle but how much or what type, Under Grizzle and ?? The two white birds are nest mates. The other photo is the parents. I have been having a lot of this from several pairs, not...
  20. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    Hi, Is Tiger a Grizzle or just a different pattern? This hen, is TriColor Tiger or Grizzel or a Grizzled Tiger? The second photo, is it Tiger or grizzle???
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