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  1. Pet Pigeons And Doves
    Hello! So I've had my pigeon for quite some time, i would like to say probably more than 10 years. Throughout the years there had been incidents where there were threads around its toes, which was quickly removed, yet a while ago we had noticed that one of its toes was starting to swell up. We...
  2. General Discussions
    I went out early this morning and realized my pigeon's foot was EXTREMELY large. The band was so tight around his leg that it was cutting into his skin. It took two of us and a pair of surgical scissors to get the band off. Underneath his foot/leg area was huge and puss was coming out. His door...
  3. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Last night a young family brought in Ralphie a totally starved young squeaker they had been trying to care for. We said a prayer for Raphie since he was at deaths door. Ralphie drank a tiny bit of water last night and quite a bit this morning. His beak is kind of large but not well developed...
  4. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Greetings. Late last night I found a pigeon waiting by my garage on a rock. I walked over to see what was going on, and s/he limped toward me using its wings for balance. After looking closer and spending time together I learned that s/he can fly but has some damage that appears to be from other...
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