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  1. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hi all, I found an injured Dove. In the past, I have rescued two before under the very excellent advice of the RSCPA, at various points in the past. Of course, they would always come and collect the bird the next day, one was successfully released and unfortunately the other died. However...
  2. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hi all, I just found and joined your forum in the hopes someone might be able to offer me some advice on an injured pigeon. A hawk dropped it in our backyard yesterday evening. One of its wings looked droopy so we put our kids sandbox cover against our back wall to give it some shelter for the...
  3. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Dear pigeon lovers ~ I found a lovely big racing pigeon about 10 days ago - bad bleeding injury on right side beneath wing - possible hawk attack. I've contacted the owner and said I'm happy to keep it til the wound heals up. I'm reluctant ot send it back as he didn't seem too bothered and I...
  4. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    I have an injured bird from a hawk. The wounds are in the back and chest but luckily the wing or lung appears not damaged. This happened on Thursday so now we are in the healing process. I put antibiotic cream on the wounds but they are punctured wounds and seem deep. I kept him isolated the...
  5. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    This poor little dove arrived Saturday evening. Some kindly foks happened to be looking out into their backyard and saw this little dove starting to become a meal for a hawk. They rescued the dove and promptly brought it to me. The pictures are unpleasant, so look at your own risk...
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