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I came across an injured pigeon at the side of the road. It has blood to one of its wings. I’ve brought the pigeon home wrapped in a blanket and put in a box but no idea on how to care just couldn’t leave the poor thing, not sure if attacked by a cat or hit by a car but not sure what to do… any help much appreciated
 

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A quarter-teaspoon of lemon juice per cup of water is a great electrolyte solution for the bird to drink. Try holding a small dish of electrolyte water just below the bird's beak, then lift the dish sufficiently to cover the tip of the beak but not the nostrils, and the bird may drink (they sip water using the beak like a drinking straw.) It would be good to determine whether the bird is still bleeding, and if so apply corn starch or flour to the bleeding wound to staunch the flow of blood. It would also be good to determine whether there are more wounds, or whether any bones or broken.
 
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