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  1. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    On may 2018 I rescued a pigeon with an exposed wrist fracture. After 2 weeks he also started to develop the pox plaques on his legs. Currently the pox plaques are dried and brown. The wrist healed but the joint fused and he can't fly well enough to be releasable. I have another pet pigeon and...
  2. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    A local racing enthusast has offered to,give us adult pigeon. I would love to adopt an adult female to give Fiona a friend, but am worried about circovirus after losing our squeaker, Chloe last year to circovirus. Now that we have moved our three girls into an outside shed, am not sure how to...
  3. General Discussions
    I have a pigeon that is a PMV survivor. (3 years ago found, nursed back to health, only signs now are that he spins when he's happy) He has been bonded to a stuffed animal pigeon for the last 3 years. I found a pigeon, assumed to be a girl in a rescue group. I am going to pick her up today...
  4. Adoption Forum for Pigeons
    How long to quarantine a new pigeon?--updated with new bird photos Have possibly found a person nearby who is selling pigeons. What is the recommended quarantine for a new bird before introducing it to a bird you already have? Would not want to endanger our current pigeon. Also how do you...
  5. Loft Designs
    A quarantine coop was needed before a friend from southern California sent me up ten Iranian high flyers so I went to work.
  6. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    HELP!!! I picked up a blind pij off the streets 2 weeks ago. He's been in quarantine in a separate room for the sake of my other pij. I have JUST noticed that she has what I think are bird mites, as well as a slightly larger bug that is long, ivory, almost looks like a worm until you look very...
  7. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    Today is day nine of the quarantine. I moved Adrian's cage into the same room with Rocky a couple of days ago after they'd both been treated for eternal parasites. They are about ten feet apart and we maintained that distance until last night when Adrian flew to Rocky's cage and clung--while...
  8. General Discussions
    ok well i am current kept(yup he is pretty much my owner) by an african grey parrot who isnt only a very expensive bird but a VERY loved bird...i am now interesting in getting a couple pet pigeons for my other room where i house my pet reptiles. my main concern if i do get a pigeon im concerned...
  9. General Discussions
    I wasn't quite sure where to post this so, moderators, please feel free to move it.... We have had 3 Homers and 2 Roller/Frills in separate quarantine in our garage for 3 weeks (fresh air but no sun). The birds came from 2 clean, local lofts; we saw no sign of any illness in the home lofts...
  10. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    hello again...I am happy to report the sick feral pigeon I received at the brink of death ( or so i thought) has made what appears to be a huge recovery. the symptoms appeared to be either PMV , or paratyphoid....I am 90 percent sure its PMV. I have had him for about 3 weeks ....his ( i think...
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