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  1. Pigeons & Doves Wanted & For Sale
    I'm looking for a number of birds. Pigeons: 1 pair of black self Valencian Figurita Ringneck Doves: 2 peach cocks 1 Silky Tangerine Pied hen, well marked on the wing shield. This one isn't a necessity, but I'd also like to get a nice silky Tangerine pearled hen. Thanks for looking! Dani...
  2. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    Paloma Rainbow's been home with her new family over a week now. She's already growing up so much. She came home with patches of spikey pinfeathers, but after lots of preening she is soft and fluffy everywhere now. Her color is morphing a bit as her new feathers come in so that her head and...
  3. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    I'm researching pigeon genetics for a project (absolutely fascinating, btw -- I'd looked into budgies before, but pigeons have way more variability, probably because they're truly domesticated while budgies have just picked up a few color/feather mutations). Anyway, tangent aside -- I've been...
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    i put these in my loft thread but figured they fit here more than there, i got these wonderful little birds from Jayme Papura uphere in Rochester NY, i dont think itll be long before i have some little fan squabs of my own, these pigeons sure do like to strut around and show off not the...
  5. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    Hi, I am looking at purchasing some new pigeons (all Fantails - From an interstate breeder as I live in rural Queensland) but would like to get some ideas how to achieve the colours I am after. And yes, I know that there are likely to be some throwbacks to other colours and such depending on...
  6. Pigeon and Dove Genetics
    silky gene, anyone know how to breed this?
  7. General Discussions
    Why isn't there any Silky ringnecks for sale? I have searched the ADA, I have searched the web, either there aren't any or they haven't hatched yet or some other reason for them not being available, why aren't there any? is it that they are popular? or are they not? I did get a hold of a very...
  8. Pigeons & Doves Wanted & For Sale
    Why can't I find anybody who Breeds Lacywing or "Silky(silkie?" Doves? I am really interested in this variety of dove, anybody have any tips on where I could found this interesting dove? Thank you!!
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    G'day I have just recently obtained a male silky fantail, guy I bought him off wanted to get out of pigeons and would only sell him to me if I took the lot so now have 8 fantails, was just after some information is the silky gene dominant will have to post a pic as he's kind of pied and think I...
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