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  1. General Discussions
    Hi I'm in the North East of England and I've just removed over 100 feral pigeons from inside a derilict building, the owner's boarded up the building trapping them inside with only one exit route which which most didn't appear to know existed. I've been giving them food and water for a few...
  2. General Discussions
    Three months ago I found two baby pigeons (10 days old) in my roof while renovating it, the parents got scared away so I took care of them. One of them died cause he got a cold and I didn't notice it, the other pigeon is still alive and healthy. I live in a suburban area where there is a road...
  3. Pigeons & Doves Wanted & For Sale
    Hello, I live in Fairfax, Virginia and I found a racing homer back in the summer of 2016. It was from BWI, Maryland area and has 2016 on it's tag. I contacted the racing association based on the band. The Maryland lead for this racing group did not respond for six months by either phone or...
  4. General Discussions
    Hello all, I have always wondered this, but back during the war there were pigeon buses that worked, I think, like mobile lofts. I have always wondered this but how do the pigeons just stay on the bus and not fly away to where ever they need to go? In the pictures the pigeons seem to perch...
  5. General Discussions
    A few months ago a Danzig Highflyer found its way to my balcony and we became friends. However recently he has started cooing everyday from before sunrise and it is driving me nuts, I live in flats so the neighbors must feel the same. He has water, food and shelter but still coos from before...
  6. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    Hello, I am new to the pigeon world and I got 14 good homers squeeks from a good friend and they are from strong racing genes. however I opened up the loft to let them begin checking out the area and 2 immediately took off and disappeared. the others milled around and circled etc... and went...
  7. Adoption Forum for Pigeons
    Hi, I'm looking to adopt a pair of pigeons/doves (one male and one female, so they can keep the other company while I'm away). I'd prefer white ringneck doves or any kind of white pigeon, but it's not super important. Looking here because local shelters don't really seem to have any pigeons...
  8. Pigeons & Doves Wanted & For Sale
    Hi, I am moving soon and I really need to find some nice loving homes for my pigeons (I live in Michigan). My pigeons currently fly freely in an outdoor aviary and are allowed to go inside for shelter at their leisure. I would like something similar to this for them at the new home as well -...
  9. Adoption Forum for Pigeons
    Hi, I am moving soon and I really need to find some nice loving homes for my pigeons. My pigeons currently fly freely in an outdoor aviary and are allowed to go inside for shelter at their leisure. I would like something similar to this for them at the new home as well - just so that they are...
  10. General Discussions
    Hello Folks, I am quite an uneducated indivudual when it comes to pigeons, so please go easy on me... I am currently looking for a long term family home with my wife. We feel in love with a house just the other day, but there was one thing that caused us to hesitate...I noticed the next door...
  11. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Hello there! Two days ago me and my family were oustide. All of a sudden we see a brown and white pigeon on an air conditioner. He appeared to have abnormally large feet with feathers on them. We became concerned and I went inside to grab a camera but it flew off. We thought that was te end but...
  12. Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    Hello, i'm not a bird type of person, but i did a google search and came here. I had an interesting morning involving a pigeon. I had just finished driving my girlfriend to work (it is about 7am) and was heading into my house, I parked my vehicle across the street and walked across and towards...
  13. General Discussions
    My pops lets our birds fly every morning and our grizzle tends to fly really far sometimes. This time the grizzle flew way too far and was leading our birds. I guess one of them flew too far and got lost. She's been flying around our house for about a 3 weeks or so. Do you guys think she'll come...
  14. General Discussions
    hi i have just recently bought some homing pigeons. and they are all grown up and healthy birds... some of them got their wings and tails are cliped and some are not? please help me how to train them so they do not fly away . they are in the loft atm as seller told me i have to shut them for 6...
  15. General Discussions
    hi i just 9 new pigeons 3 german owls 2 donek and 4 rollers i have cut some of their feathers off so they come back home i let them outside in my back yard but they cant fly so i need to know how long i keep them inside the house until they start coming back home by theirselves
  16. General Discussions
    If I were to get pigeons how would the come home when i open the loft door will they come home at all jst wondering how i can get them to come home back to the loft and not fly away and live on the streets.
  17. General Discussions
    Could a white crowned pigeon be trained to home.
  18. Wood Pigeons & Others Not Native To North America
    We have a young Stockie that we rescued from a local cemetery at approx 19 days old. She has recovered from canker and PMV. Seven weeks later and she is ticking along but not thriving, and not feeding for herself. I have no previous experience of caring for a stock dove, and I understand they...
  19. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    I have some barb pigeons, I mixed them with my homing pigeons. are they able to fly with my racing pigeons? just loft flying... i dont have predator problems and the climate is nice..:cool:
  20. Loft Designs
    Hi All, I thought for beginners, a generic list of 'must things to have in a typical loft' would be very helpful. This can then be implemented in an actual loft whichever way a person sees fit. So what are the requirements?
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