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  1. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Canker - 'Sunshield' - sos Found young pigeon, bout 1 year, with probable Canker. Inside mouth, white cheesy, on right side, with swollen throat that feels hard to the touch. Bird is weak, but stands. Cannot eat seeds as they get stuck & have to be removed. Have given very, very little...
  2. Archive - Pet Pigeons And Doves
    Meet Rooster, he was surrendered to our rescue two days ago after being found on the side of the road. The woman who found him took him to the vet, who determined that his wing was injured some time ago and was healing in the wrong position. He also had a wound on his scalp, which is healing up...
  3. Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    Hello, everyone! I found beautiful morning dove almost unconscious under my sliding door window this morning. I have bird crash prevention stickers all over my house windows but accidents sill happen due so many birds that come by my house and they have to escape from the Hawk that comes by...
  4. News & Advocacy
    http://tinyurl.com/yverzj Pigeons continue to be enjoyed, maligned in a variety of ways On Aug. 27, the CBS Sunday Morning show aired a feature that was about the lowly pigeon. Although it first aired five months earlier, I enjoyed watching it a second time. The story, titled, "The plight of...
  5. Archive - Other Birds
    http://tinyurl.com/2jfquq Fledgling birds should remain in wild Marie Hulett Marie Hulett Animal Files Special to the Register [email protected] Q. My daughter and I arrived at her preschool before anyone else this morning and found a little sparrow hiding in a corner by the front door. My...
  6. Archive - General Discussion
    I have a rehabber friend going out of town for a week 1/2 and she has currently got a juvenille baby crow coming to her and asked me to help her out till she gets back, of course I said yes as she is a good friend. States that the crow looks fine and healthy but isn't sure if there is anything...
  7. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Hi, This morning a wounded pigeon was at my back door. His wing seemed to be broken: he could not fly, but was running away from me. I caught him and brought him into the house and put him in a cage. Following the instructions on duckpolice.org, I checked him over for wounds: he has what looks...
  8. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    I have a nest on my balcony and two babies that are three days old. One baby is very large and the other is very tiny. The little one is very active and seems like a fighter, but I am concerned that he may not be thriving. This is my first experience with pigeons and I've already gotten some...
  9. Archive - Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    I have babies! Of the three eggs in the nest, two have hatched!! When I got home from work today, the father was on the nest and I found an eggshell at some remove. I checked and there was one egg and one baby in the nest. But I had three eggs! Checking, I found that there was another baby who...
  10. Archive - Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    I have babies! Of the three eggs in the nest, two have hatched!! When I got home from work today, the father was on the nest and I found an eggshell at some remove. I checked and there was one egg and one baby in the nest. But I had three eggs! Checking, I found that there was another baby who...
  11. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    Hello, all, Yesterday evening, one of our neighbor children alerted me to an injured pigeon. The bird was easy to catch, and docile while I held her. When I put her in the makeshift pen in the kitchen, there was a small quantity of blood on my hand. My husband and I left her with water and...
  12. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    hi my name is andreas and i raise pigeons as a hobby. i have many pigeons in my 2 big coupes and a ''wild'' flock of my own. so i have about 13 birds that fly around during the day and then nest in the barn coupe.( the wild ones) with free access to outside. they are smart and are able to avoid...
  13. Archive - General Discussion
    hope someone can help. my husband found me a poorly pigeon and i just dont know what is wrong with it. she eat and drinks well and seems to be quite young. she is quite large, strong and her wings in working order until she tries to fly. she does all the flapping and gets ready to take off but...
  14. Archive - General Discussion
    I have found a baby pigeon I plan is a pigeon I want to help it so it can survive Yesterday found another but wasnt sure what to do so I put it in abox and left it out side but I guess a stray cat got to it cuz I found it torn apart this morning I was devasted then my daughter found another on...
  15. Archive - General Discussion
    Hey Everyone, I went downstairs this morning to let the birds out, feed and water, (the usual) and the hen was at her post on the nest. The male bird came out like he normally does to stretch his wings. I left the room for about 15 minutes and went back to find both birds off the nest - an...
  16. Archive - General Discussion
    I just found two fledgling doves, exept they are'nt ready to be on there own. One can't fly, the other can jump/fly about a foot, no parents were in sight when I found them and they have most of there pin feathers still. Only a couple full feathers. I think the mom kicked them out of the nest...
  17. Archive - General Discussion
    My son brought home two small pigeons, i'm not sure how old but they both had feathers, maybe 3-4 weeks old. These other boys knocked them out of their nest. The smaller one has died but the bigger one is still alive but he is just sleeping alot and he doesn't seem himself. Yesterday he was...
  18. Archive - General Discussion
    hello everyone i need some help here there is this pigeon that has been coming to my balcony ever since she was a baby she would followed her parents here and about a week ago her mother wasn't coming anymore ( i think something happpend to her), her father is now driving another one on my...
  19. Archive - General Discussion
    Hi Everyone! I'm a new member and work at a wildlife rehabilitation center, so I know a fair bit about feral pigeons, but not so much about Fancies or domestics. A couple of days ago, we got in a HUGE pigeon. He weighs 703 grams, (which is about the weight of some gulls). He is a...
  20. Archive - General Discussion
    Hello, I'm a new user here and have a couple of questions on the care of my two orphaned pigeons that I've been raising for the past almost four weeks. I'm syringe feeding these two between 15 to 18 cc of exact baby bird formula two to three times a day. They are just now starting to peck at...
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