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  1. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Yesterday I rescued a collared dove which fell from a broken nest [poorly assembled in the first place, the parents were probably young]. He doesn't seem sick, he is calm but alert [looks around with interest and notices when I approach him]. He preens his feathers, stretches and even attempts...
  2. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    First of all, I am from Hungary, and though I know there supposed to exist vets here too who take care of pidgeons, I have no idea how to find any. Shelters don't take doves here so getting some professional care for my bird is nearly impossible. :( But if any of you know a vet nearby, I am...
  3. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Briefly, neighbours who regretably felled trees brought us orphaned baby dove, which was too young to fly or feed. That was six weeks ago. We hand reared it and it can fly, albeit only tested in 'lounge (soon getting tired). Our concern is that although he/she will pick up seeds, we're almost...
  4. General Discussions
    Hi - I found a young Collared dove five days ago, she was sitting on the ground not moving. I decided to bring her home, as there were alot of dogs around. She has continued to thrive and is feeding herself. She flies a little but does not seem strong enough to fend for herself. What I...
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