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  1. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Dear all, last few days I noticed sick pigeon on my balcony. His eyes are swollen, he keeps them closed all the time and is puffed up. Also feathers are dirty and thin around neck so skin can be seen. He eats corn I give him but is very slow when eating. He needs to try it several times until it...
  2. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hi. I have a sick racing Pigeon with very frequent diarrhoea, inability to fly, hard time eating on own, keeps closing eyes, slightly under weight. I took him to a vet and she inspected him and also checked his mouth/throat for canker, saying that there were no signs present. She then took a...
  3. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello everyone, my 12 year old son has been training to do magic and he was given a dove by a magician for his act in November. We have no experience at all with birds but have quickly grown to love this dove who he calls Dave. Through searching some symptoms he is having online I am realizing...
  4. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Two days ago I was told about a white dove hanging around at my husbands landfill. I looked it up online and found out they do not live well in the wild. My brother and son went back to see if it was still there and it was so they brought it home. She seemed to be doing ok considering, just...
  5. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    So we've got now 28 birds in our loft. The most recent additions have been there for almost 2 weeks now. Last night one of our hens was acting really lethargic and sat around all puffed up. She let me walk right up to her and pet her before taking off, which is really unusual for these birds. My...
  6. Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    Hey i found this pigeon in my balcony, shes puffed up and cant fly that well ! i put bird seeds and water with a pinch of sugar for her but she dsnt seem to be paying much attention to it. i cant take her in the house cuz i have 7 birds im afraid they may get infected if she has something...
  7. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Well, we've had a helmet pigeon at my job (animal control) for probably 7-8 months now, and I'm supposed to take him home to adopt on Friday. Up until now he's seemed very healthy. He was fine last week, I had the weekend off and didn't see him, went home sick on Monday so I didn't really see...
  8. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    hey guys i got 6 pigeons about 2 weeks ago and from the beginning this one pigeon just sat there puffed up and not doing anything and soon that pigeon died and then another pigeon got puffed up and stopped reacting anytime i tried to touch it. this happened to another one 2 and then i ended yup...
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