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  1. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Some kids brought me a baby mourning dove on Friday afternoon (8/17). I assumed the nest was knocked loose in a recent storm. Baby appeared to be newly hatched, approx 1 day old or less. No obvious injuries upon examination. I have been hand feeding Kaytee Exact and keeping warm on heating pad...
  2. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    For the past five months we have been fostering Neko, a mourning dove from a hoarding/neglect case. Neko had twisted toes and wing droop, which may have been caused by an injury and/or nutritional deficiency. She was also treated last summer for canker and ectoparasites. Neko seemed to be...
  3. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hey everyone, We picked up a feral pigeon from a vet clinic today who they said was "stunned when he came in, now perfectly fine!"...but it was quickly apparent that this was not the case... he is holding his head low, below his body, and staring at the sky. He *can* stand normally (with his...
  4. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    We're off on holiday in less than a week, so I went out to but two pet tags from our local pet shop for our two dogs while they stay at friends houses. Just as I was walking into the town centre my dog, Poppy, walked up to pigeon who did nothing but walk two paces. I then walked up to it and it...
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