Ever since I started raising my pigeons again. I've been making my own bands. I've been using a nylon spacer and wrapping it with a reflective blue sticker then giving it a few coats of clear. Well the nylon spacer was a little too big in diameter and recently decided to use 1/4 soft copper...
Wanted rare color performance rollers, any color white bar, bronze wing, lemon's, yellow reduced lace,toy stencil or any other rare color. must be banded and under three years old.For a breeding project. Tell me what you have? Rico
I just found a white & black pigeon. I'm not sure how healthy it is, since it doesn't appear to be able to fly. It walks around fine though, and is eating and drinking. I currently have it in a large parrot cage.
I've checked several pigeon sites trying to find out what this code means...
(05-25) 04:00 PDT Los Angeles -- U.S. Fish and Wildlife agents infiltrated the odd subculture of roller pigeon clubs in Los Angeles and found that members were illegally...
SEVEN CALIFORNIA ‘ROLLER PIGEON’ ENTHUSIASTS CHARGED WITH KILLING, OR HELPING TO KILL, PROTECTED HAWKS AND FALCONS
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I recently, lets say, inherited, 6 pigeons. Four of which, I'm told, are Rollers. I'm not sure on the other two. I have ordered a basic pigeon care book and I am learning a lot from reading the posts here. First question: 5 of the 6 birds are banded. Should I put new bands on since they...
A pigeon came to my house I found it in the barn yesterday...it has a band on it but I haven't caught it yet..my cat tried to get it so she's now locked inside the house...I gave it some horse feed and water now it has walked from the barn to under my front porch...If I toose a light weight...
:eek: :eek: Hello all, I am a new member here and just as new in the pigeon world. I am clueless and in way over my head, and after I explain a little bit maybe some of you could offer whatever information you have, because I have very, very, very, little. My grandfather (Karp Usenko)...
So, you found a banded pigeon, now what ?
Here is a link, to the American Racing Pigeon Union. There is information on reading bands, and how to care for a lost racing pigeon.
I thought this was an interesting article
Posted on Thu, Jun. 09, 2005
Rolling pigeons a rewarding hobby
BY THERESA TIGHE
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
ST. LOUIS - (KRT) - High in the air, the pigeons dance. They fly in figure eights and turn backward somersaults.
As they fall through...
If anyone knows of any members( pigeon/bird) on the Outer Banks of North Carolina , could you please let me know. When we go to our house there,it would be good to be able to contact a member(or anyone regarding pigeons.)
I am interested in raising Pigeons.
Rollers look especially interesting to me.
Are there pros and cons to them over other pigeons?
I do not want to race. Just Watch them fly around the house with my grandkids.
I am in North Central Texas.
Also looking for aviary plans.
Hello Everyone we Live in upstate Ny. We raise American Bulldogs. On Saturday while we were conducting a dogs show this beautiful Pigeon landed in our yard.
My children managed to catch her/him.
We are assuming it is a she and we are calling her "Lucy" We have lived here in the country for 6...