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  1. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    I recently lost my companion bird, a rescued Eurasian collared dove, to a herpesvirus infection. I miss her tremendously as we shared a close bond and as I will not be able to acquire another of the species (unless someone places another nestling on my doorstep!), I'd like to try finding a...
  2. General Discussions
    I got a baby pigeon from a flea market. I just got him yesterday and he thinks I am his parent. I wanted to ask will just be bonded to me only or will he be able to socialize with other humans and birds? He has most of his feathers though so I think he knows he is bird.
  3. Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    Hey I haven't posted here before but i used to raise pigeons previously and I recently came across an abandoned baby White-Winged Dove on the ground (I thought it was dead so i nudged it with my foot and lo and behold: very much alive). I took him in and have been feeding him Kaylees every few...
  4. Performing Breeds
    Just had my new rollers out for there first flight, 10 out, 10 in, but what a long day. I have taken up the hobby again after a 31 year break. Last time I had rollers was when i was 13. I am at the imprinting stage, so today was merely letting them do there own thing. 5 were spooked and I had...
  5. Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    Pigeons tried to nest in the crawlspace in the shop where I work. Two adults were chased out and the boss sealed up the hole in the roof where they got in. A few days passed. And last night: the telltale squealing of a hungry squab we didn't know was there. I got up into the roof and grabbed...
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