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tail feathers missing

  1. General Discussions
    Hello everyone, My pigeon seems perfectly healthy (good poop, good behavior, good appetite, no injuries) but she's been loosing an unusual amount of tail feathers. She is going through a molt right now (this is the first full year I've had her, so there is still a lot i'm learning; is molting...
  2. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    I found a ring neck dove, it seems healthy but its tail feathers are damaged can this keep the bird from flying? I’m in Southern California LA County and would be willing to surrender the bird to someone with more experience rehabilitating dove/pigeons. It is very friendly and eating and...
  3. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Yesterday, I took in a pigeon who had her/his feet all wrapped and bound together horribly with a string. Unfortunately, as I was catching her, she slid out of my hand and all of her tail feathers to my dismay came off. I've done this many, many times and this has never happened before. Luckily...
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