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  1. Pigeon Supplies & Medications
    Hello all, I just wanted to share a cautionary tale about using kava root for your beloved bird’s pain or anxiety. I cannot see online that kava is toxic for pigeons, I know people give it to dogs, I see a couple post on here where folks add it to a blend for their bird, and I know that my older...
  2. General Discussions
    Does anyone know anything about natural pain relief and anti-inflammatories for birds? I have read a little about cayenne pepper, but how much should you give a young pigeon?
  3. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello all, So I will explain the short of it, and then the long of it after. My pij has some very odd looking feathers, as of several days ago. I have had to give him intermittent baths as he has stopped grooming himself due to issues with pain from several broken bones. Below is his story as...
  4. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    i found a young pigeon on the side of the road with it's wings fully expanded sitting upright on its tail. So I brought him home. Obviously there is something wrong with his feet because he/she cannot even be in a normal position. For the first night I put him in a towel doughnut so his feet...
  5. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    I have brought a pigeon about 1 year ago of at least 3 years of age.After putting her in the loft with other pigeons,it is found that she is not well and use to stay in the corner of the loft without any activity or flying and sits in a hunch back posture as though she has some stomach pain.She...
  6. Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    I have a pigeon that I have taken some very tight twine off of both her feet. One of the toes looks like it might recover but the other looks dead. I have been warned that if she knocks this dead toe off she could bleed to death, so first does anyone know of any techniques to stop heavy bleeding...
  7. General Discussions
    my young pigeon was in the shed that i let then play in. he was on a rafter, and all of the sudden he started biting his foot and frantically prancing, then i noticed a wasp next to him, but it was far we have had termites bit i didn't see any now he sits down, and doesn't stand. this just...
  8. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Pigeon lived with me for 3 years. It walked fine, but then before my very eyes, its foot gave away. Pigeon has probably pain in one foot because it cannot stand on it. Also, when it stands on good foot and tries to put the sick foot away under her feathers the foot does not hide all the way in...
  9. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    I discovered a young pigeon who was still on the nest not more than 8 or 9 days ago on the ground next to the loft yesterday. Her breast feathers were missing & she had 2 broken legs. The tibiotarsus bones are broken. I am sure she must have hit a utility wire & a miracle she made it back to...
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