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  1. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    Just wanted to share a few photos of a opal donek male I picked up a couple weeks ago. I don't know if he performs yet, but have tracked down that he and possibly three others I have are from the son of Dr. Stone from Utah, who had done color breeding of Doneks some 30 years ago. I'm knew to...
  2. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    Hi all, I was wondering today about the biological mechanism behind the fixing of recessive genetic traits in a population. I came to the conclusion that some degree of inbreeding is the only way that rare spontaneous recessive mutations could possibly be fixed in a race or breed. All the...
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