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  1. General Discussions
    Pictured above(hopefully) is the house I built for my two pet rescue ringnecks, Arson&Anarchy, who I've been gleefully spoiling for about a month now. As you can see, the room has windows, but they're actually under a deck, so little to no sunlight gets in, and the birds can't be relocated...
  2. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    I've read that pigeons require exposure to unfiltered UV light. When I bought my pigeons the seller told me they need sunlight every day. I thought of making a cage to put them out on my balcony for a while each morning, but right now in Canada it's pretty cold, below -10C and -20 with...
  3. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    Hi, I joined about a week ago when I found a squab in the rain (many thanks on those who commented on my thread, it really helped a lot and he's doing better) I've gotten a 1m by 54 by 52cm cage for Spiffy, and will be adding a couple platforms when they arrive tomorrow. We're planning to let...
  4. General Discussions
    Good day all ring neck dove breeders, I wonder if someone can help me with a website or some picture examples on how to build a “cage” (aviary) for ring neck doves as well as breeding nests or breeding compartments.(to keep them separate for specific breeding) 1. I would like to know, how much...
  5. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    Hello! I recently adopted a handsome albino ringneck dove from my local shelter, and I just found out (despite my extensive research before adopting him) that doves, and birds in general, require a source of artificial daylight in order to properly utilize vitamins, similar to how reptiles do...
  6. General Discussions
    We have 2 ringneck doves and they do not get enough sunlight. How long (hours) should we leave the uv light on per day?
  7. General Discussions
    Hi everybody, Hope ya'll r doin good with ur pigeons ..I wanted to know whether pigeons need too much sunlight for fertilisng their eggs or not ?? Im keeping my pigeons in my balcony .Winter is ahead so sunlight does not stay in my balcony for long..They get sunlight for appromixately 20-30 mins...
  8. Loft Designs
    I have a question, My brother believes that if we have a window in a section where pigeons are that they'll get really dirty and hard to clean, I said well we'd have to but dowels or some type of screen anyways because they'd try to fly out so that should keep the window clean, but he still...
  9. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    I just wanted to know if a 1 week old pigeon should be exposed to sunlight??? If so, how long? And until when?
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