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  1. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    MY pigeon is having a bad diarrhea problems and been pooping all day long. Last week I fed him apple cider vinegar and he was OK for a few days but than the diarrhea comes back again. Then I give him garlic and water and he was OK for a few days but the diarrhea came back. Now I give him...
  2. General Discussions
    My pigeon are all starting to act like this one please help me find a solution ASAP I can go to a vet until Thursday
  3. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    I'm trying to find out what's going on with a feral I have. It does have a slight injury to it's wing feathers but that "could" be because it found a way in to a caged area (more like a dog run) that I have for small wild bird feeders and could have injured itself trying to get out. I have...
  4. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    There hasn't been enough consideration given to yeast infections in birds and to try and highlight this condition, I'm pasting this article about it along with the source. This condition happens so often that you need Nystatin in your arsenal of weaponry. If a bird is not responding to what we...
  5. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Shane is still not well. The fecals are fine. He eats and eats but his crop stays relatively empty. He is bone thin and fights the hand feeding. His heat lamp died last night so he was hunched, cold and not moving this morning. I'm not sure he will make it. He has a new lamp so when i went to...
  6. Useful Links for Fanciers
    From the Horizon web page: http://www.pigeons.biz/forums/showpost.php?p=235629&postcount=1 Thank you for sharing that very informative post, Jennifer.
  7. Archive - Small Talk
    Well, I'm surprised Shi hasn't been on yet to tell you all about her experience at the fair. :p I'm sure she'll be on soon. A little recap: The other day I checked to see when the pijjies would be at the AZ State Fair. Yesterday was their first day on display. So I asked Shi if she would...
  8. Archive - General Discussion
    I started some 2 to 3 week old babies on cipro because i think that they may be something wrong, some are small. is 3 days enough.
  9. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello, About Two weeks ago, I had a bird that that was not eating, puffed up and sitting alone. He got sick fast and died two days later. At that time, I started to give all my birds antibiotic daily but 5 days ago another bird got sick the same way however she still was fiesty. shes in my...
  10. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hi everyone, One of my feral Flock yesterday...looked healthy, good weight, but was not flying. He had already eaten well, had a half Crop full of just eaten Seeds. Had drank some water also while still outside there. Long story short, once I got him rounded up ( he seemed to want some help...
  11. Archive - General Discussion
    Hi everybody, As some of you already know, I'm extremely new with pigeons, and therefor my knowledge about them is still very limited. Maybe (and most likely) some of you can help me with the following; Vivi (the pigeon) has been doing great and is extremely active, wanting to fly more and...
  12. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    One of my new Pletinckx arrivals has swollen feet at the base and i can tell theyre bothering him/her because he/she tries to sit down as much as possible. Im am concerned because i justlost one of the new arrivals:( Im not sure why though. It was havin diahhrea and was drinking fine but i dont...
  13. Archive - General Discussion
    how many pigeons could i keep in a 6 by 12 ft area this is not including boxes or anything i have fancy birds thanks for the help i was thinking about 30
  14. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    I have a pigeon with all the symptoms of paratyphoid (Baby Blu). I had Baby Blu on Amoxicillin for seven days (1ml two times a day) then the Vet put Baby Blu on Baytril (.1ml every 12 hours oral) for 14 days. She has been on Baytril for 11 days now. Baby Blu is 48 days old. She has been a very...
  15. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Appears to be nearing adulthood, still has some fluff around its back and head Cannot walk or fly and seems to be very tired, keeps closing eyes (indictating discomfort?) Have put some water in a small dish but we have no food to give it. Doesn't seem interested in eating either. Its breathing...
  16. Archive - General Discussion
    well i have 11 pigeons I've had four of them for like 6 months now,and the 7 more just came on the 13 of october , will the breed any time soon or do i have to wait an entire month till i see some action going on. also i wanted to know if some one can tell me exactly what kind of pigeons do i...
  17. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Just wanted to provide an update on the sick birds I was so panicked about last week. The title of this post is "knock on wood" because I don't want to jinx anything. But...Thanks to everyone's kindness and assistance I think we are all out of the woods now. The canker has cleared up, the...
  18. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    He jumped up and grabbed it while it was trying to fly away. I yelled and he dropped it. The pigeon seemed startled and I picked it up and checked it over and it didn't seem to be bleeding from anywhere. I put it in a large dog kennel in a rabbit run we have outside. That was two weeks ago...
  19. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    Hi Folks, I am the race secretary for a new club here in the Atlanta area and I need some information from all of the racers out there. We have experienced some extremely high losses during this year's young bird series. On the average it is probably in the 65-70% range. I know that this is...
  20. Archive - General Discussion
    Hi! First of all - I hope all you guys are keeping well - I'm so busy that I don't have the time or luxury these days for any of my fav forums. I have a question, I've already pestered Tania (she is an angel and she must wish me into outer space sometimes) :D One (or more?) of my flock (yes...
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