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  1. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    hi! this is my first time having pigeons raise a baby. one of the eggs wasn't fertile so they only have one at the moment: he's about 5 days old and i was wondering how often the parents leave the nest to eat/drink/poop and for how long?? how long should they be sitting on their baby at this...
  2. General Discussions
    Dear All, I recently made a loft for all my birds, only kept two pairs out of the loft out of which one was sitting on egg and second was raising the new born squab. Loft Size is 5 x 4 x 8 I made 8 boxes in which pairs can breed and sit on eggs. I shifted 5 pairs and one 4 month old pigeon in...
  3. General Discussions
    Hii everyone , Today I wanted to know about hatching process. It is about 19 the day from laying eggs. Is it normal to have a crack on the shell before hatching ?? My some friends told me that in summer the eggs can be infertile due to weather conditions. Here in India temp is about...
  4. General Discussions
    my black hen pigeon laid her first egg 2 days ago, it was supposed to be her due for the 2nd egg yesterday . I waited until the evening but there's still nothing. I checked the nest this morning and there was nothing but... the black hen lying facedown and dead... she once had trouble laying...
  5. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    OK, I was worried when Cadence only laid one egg, and 3 days had gone by. Now it's the evening of the 4th day, and there's a second egg! Didn't miss it, wasn't there this afternoon.. Anyone have this happen??
  6. General Discussions
    Hello guys, I come to you with an urgent matter. A little background story: a little over a week ago, I discovered a mourning dove nest in one of my flowerpots while watering my plants. I was very excited about this. 2 days ago, unfortunately, I found one of the eggs pushed to the side of the...
  7. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    Hello to you all pigeon lovers I am incubating 2 pigeon eggs from my pigeons. They decided to sit on the eggs till the last 2 weeks of incubation why? Also can I use turkey starter or something and grind it up and wet it with warm water and make it thin and add natural yogurt to it? Im wondering...
  8. General Discussions
    my pair had eggs the first was laid 4 days ago~ the hen started to sit and incubate since the first egg was laid but every morning when the hen leaves and the cocks' turn for it, he would just sit in front of the eggs and doesn't sit right on them to incubate and this continued to happen when i...
  9. General Discussions
    Has anyone incubated eggs and self raise the young? Just curious and how the results were?
  10. General Discussions
    This is my serbian high flyers second batch of fertile eggs(with me). The first two eggs they had..they only sat until about the 15th day. And then gave up. And again...today they just wont sit on their eggs. My roller has a pair of 2day old squablings that they are currently rearing. I put both...
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