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  1. Loft Designs
    Hey, stuck here in a blizzard (yet again) in Montana... Has anyone ever tried to put a clear doggie door over the entry hole to a kit box? Was thinking about this idea the other day as the wind was roaring to cut down on drafts, today we have wind and snow. Wind is just hitting the front of...
  2. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    Just wondering about loft flying yb's on windy days, how much is too much? Right now its gusting to 15mph is this too much or will that help toughen then up a bit?
  3. General Discussions
    I was just wondering at what wind speed would you decide not to fly your plain old homers? Can they handle flying in pretty high wind speeds?
  4. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    I live in Tucson, Az and we had a VERY large windstorm with scattered micro bursts today. A nest blew down from an extremely high palm tree, it had a couple fledglings in it and one survived. 'He' has almost all of his feathers but his tail and flight feathers are still very short and coming in...
  5. Archive - Small Talk
    http://fishingunlimited.freeforums.org/weather-supercells-tornadoes-and-hurricanes-t202.html Check out these pics. Leave your comments here and I will post them on the forum.
  6. General Discussions
    Hi all, I have a release for a wedding this afternoon. But the wind has kicked up a bit. How strong of a wind before canceling a flight? I see birds (small ones) flying about, so I *think* it's ok. But what if the wind picks up? How strong of a wind do you wait before postpone/cancel a flight...
  7. Loft Designs
    Ok, my other birds are here now, so have 2 breeding pair. Their loft is already done, complete with nestboxes + attached 8x8 aviary, since they will not be loose to fly. But now, I foresee in the near future I need another loft :D just for the YB & my personal flyers. Nothing huge, only plan to...
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