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  1. General Discussions
    I just built a flight for my coop. It is 4 ft by 4ft by 7 ft high. i put a floor in of ag-lime(3minus).I rake it once a week. Should i put a wood floor in to keep pigeons off the ground. Also should i put a solid roof on, I just have 1 inch wire mesh now to let the sun in. Thanks
  2. Loft Designs
    Who's get them? Pics would be nice :)
  3. General Discussions
    I see in NY all these people have lofts on the roofs, how do you keep the loft from flying away in the wind. i mean weights cant do much, how is it anchored?
  4. Loft Designs
    Hello everyone I'm kinda new around the board been spending alot of time the last few months reading, etc. you guys have so much info it is almost over whelming at times.. I have all the materials and plan to start building a larger (8x8) version of the Red Rose starter loft this weekend. My...
  5. Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    I'm looking for advice. I live in a rooftop apartment in NYC, with access onto the roof, and I enjoy spending time out there on summer evenings. I share my rooftop with a group of pigeons - about 6 to 10 roost on my roof most evenings, generally round the building's AC units. I'm very happy...
  6. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    Well my birds had been doing good, they have been flying 2+ hours a day this past week almost all of them except 2 or 3 young or stubborn ones. Now all the sudden they are deciding to land on my neighbors roof. They used to get on my roof but I'd throw a ball up there and they learned not to...
  7. Loft Designs
    Hey guys! I'm going to be building a 8 X 4 Redrose loft style loft in 2-3 weeks time. I was wanting to put a roof on this loft that would be clear to allow more sun light to enter the loft. What materials would be good for a clear window? I'm not really fond of glass windows on a loft so...
  8. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    I was wondering, Does anybody have an idea what colour a pigeon can see ............. I want to paint my roof a colour that the pigeons can see a mile away. Something like orange ................ What colour is your roof?
  9. Loft Designs
    I have finished the roof of my new loft. I studied this site in full and made the following decision in regards to my roof. I have installed corrugated plastic roofing on every second sheet for additional light inside my loft. My YB section is complete and I will add photos when my loft is...
  10. General Discussions
    Okay, I let them out and today they sat on my shoulders (One on each shoulder). I was so happy that they started to trust me a bit, also walked around them sitting on my hand and slowly they climbed up on my shoulders. Their wings were clipped a month ago and but they usually fly to the top of...
  11. Loft Designs
    I have a hair-brained idea I am trying to talk my husband into. We have a large gravel based rectangle in the yard where my daughter has a wooden swing set from her childhood. It is still sturdy, has a rope climbing ladder, etc...I want to enclose it in 1/2 inch wire to make a large dove flight...
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