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  1. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello I volunteer at a local Wildlife rescue where we have eight pigeons that aren't eating and are very skinny, the cost would prevent us from having faeces samples tested but hopefully we can do some testing ourselves in the near future. No visible canker or yeast in the mouth, the faeces...
  2. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Actually he found my pigeon outside and wanted to get in the aviary to eat. My son went out and put food and water out for him and then approached him. He didn't seem to concerned about my son until he touched him and then flew off. Then he came right back to eat and drink. He ate and drank...
  3. General Discussions
    I recently took home a young pigeon about 20 days old after he kept falling out of his best in the cieling of a parking garage. The first time his crop was full so I thought he was being fed and just fell out by accident so I put him back but the next day he was back on the floor and his crop...
  4. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    A friend's grandson brought this feral over to my place early evening. He said it hit their glass sliding door a couple of times, groggy he picked it up from the yard outside. People say I look after pigeons??? Where did they get that idea from, I wonder??? Bird is younger, feels dehydrated...
  5. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Hi, I found a sick and injured pigeon and I'm not sure what to do. It's Sunday where I am (Australia) so I can't call a vet or anything. The pigeon has one wing completley to the side, so it can't fly. It doesn't seem to have much hair on its head or body. I can see a couple bones exposed on...
  6. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    One of my birds is sick. He is young, only fledged about a month. I wormed all of my birds two weeks ago. He remained skinny, and kept that puffed-feather look, so I thought he just had worms. All my other birds have recovered though, and now he has a yellow-green crust of discharge at the...
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