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  1. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello everyone!, So yesterday i found a sick, orphan pigeon. Today i took her to the vet, and i brough some medicine, the good news is that she seems to have a lot of energy and no infection in the stomach. However, she reallys stinks, (probably bathed in gutters and drains before i took her)...
  2. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello, I found baby pigeon 2 weeks ago, attacked by crow. Vet gave him something since his balance was messed up, and he was great before the day after yesterday. Then he started to have problems with digestion. First day he was having a hard time when pooping. I gave him more water, and he was...
  3. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello People Today I have found a baby pigeon with some infection on its face( eyes, ears beak..check photos) roadside. I had brought it to my home. Its not eating and drinking anything. I don't know what treatment to be done its to face. Please help me.
  4. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    So my pair of komorners recently had their first chick hatch about 5 days ago, I noticed something was wrong approx three days ago when the little guy wasn't growing at all (same size as when he hatched), despite being fed and crop full. Slowly got more and more weak, and appeared extremely...
  5. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Hello, I am caring for a pigeon that was found as a little chick a little over one month ago in Brooklyn, New York. He can eat seeds now and seems pretty energetic and healthy. He can fly down from a table or chair, but can't take off from the ground yet. My question is about his feathers...
  6. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
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  7. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hi all, please help me out. I have a baby feral pij who I've been hand feeding for just over a week. he's been doing really well until this morning. His crop hasnt emptied from a feed I gave him 16 hours ago, and he's generally listless. He's still standing up and has had a drink of water this...
  8. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Today I noticed this fantail/homer baby was much smaller then its nest mate much smaller then any baby its age. And it has a pale beak and a little on the skinny side. It is acting well and has been fed well by the parents. What could be the problem? any ideas
  9. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hi everyone, On Monday morning, my wife found a baby pigeon at the Daly City BART station (a busy transit hub). She was just standing there, lethargic, and didn't resist being picked up. We had stormy weather on Sunday and she may have fallen out of her nest. There are a lot of pigeons there...
  10. General Discussions
    My wife and kids, (and a couple of kids across the street) have been hand raising five young pigeons for the past ten days. They all seem to be doing very well, and now are eating mostly on their own. Today when giving them some "yard time", I noticed that one of them has a yellowish/orange-ish...
  11. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello all, I have a 3 weeks old Indian Fantail Baby which seem to be not okay by its looks. The feathers are not completely grown (I am suspecting Canker) and also on one side the out skin seem to be filled in with air. Its been pumped up like a Air Bag. Kindly advise... and help me out!! PS...
  12. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    About 2 weeks ago I found a baby pigeon standing in the middle of a busy road. I have no idea how she got there, but I'm guessing that she fell from the freeway overpass nearby which seems to be about 4 or 5 stories high. There was nowhere for her to go so I took her home. At first I tried...
  13. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    The baby has drooping wings trying to walk, his joints in wing and legs seam sore and a little reddish in color but no swelling seams normal otherwise. It can eat a little and drink water if I hold it close. Have been trying to feed it 3 times a day a little seed, chick grit and water w/ACV, I...
  14. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hi All......This is the baby that I rescued last week suffering from starvation. He is mentioned in another thread "Found another one today" The baby was doing very well until 2 days ago. He stopped self feeding seeds and started vomiting his formula. Over the past 2 days he has vomited 4...
  15. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    I have a 12 day old baby that was fine a few days ago and now seems on the verge of death. I banded both him and his nestmate on Monday and they were both doing well and seemed right on schedule growth wise. Today I noticed that one has fallen behind drastically. I checked him out and his crop...
  16. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    It started this morning when i realized my eldest baby (he's about over 3 weeks old) was looking VERY sick. He just wasnt as lively as his sibling. It 8:54pm and i brought him inside in a cage hes been kept warm..drank abit. Ate some seeds. I had to go somewhere and when i returned he looked...
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