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adult male pigeon mated with a 1 month old young

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My male pigeon is 2 years old and he has mated with a month old rock pigeon I have 2 other females at adult age but he keeps attacking them. the young seems comfortable and keeps bobing it's head when he coos I caged the young and it's brother for a week but they were back to each other what should I do help
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My male pigeon is 2 years old and he has mated with a month old rock pigeon I have 2 other females at adult age but he keeps attacking them. the young seems comfortable and keeps bobing it's head when he coos I caged the young and it's brother for a week but they were back to each other what should I do help.
If you let the bonding continue I would not expect eggs for almost 5+- months. Sometimes when a paring happens with a young squeaker it can result in a same sex paring (pigeons are not the best at differentiating sexes at that age either.)

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Check out this link leads to a Video interview on me and my grand daughter done by a local TV Station on our WHITE HOMING PIGEON loft:

http://globalnews.ca/news/1478351/carrier-pigeons-continue-to-connect-family/

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Hope this helps,

Check out this link leads to a Video interview on me and my grand daughter done by a local TV Station on our WHITE HOMING PIGEON loft:

http://globalnews.ca/news/1478351/carrier-pigeons-continue-to-connect-family/

If you are not living for something;

You are dying for nothing.

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So what should I do he just keeps attacking her and if you say she is not A female I saw her and her mate in a nest but the male got sick and died today so right now I am caging them in cage that has a wire cloth so I'm doing the see don't touch method nothing new not calling just coos a bit
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Please help me anyone still not mating keeps attacking the females today I got a 1 month and a half pigeon that looks like a female he started cooing and fans his tail out and she ran away then stopped and he mated on top of her it looks like he only loves young pigeon please help me reply soon
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You are doing all you can do good buddy. Keep monitoring the situation and soon the right pairing will happen. It is a natural course of events for the male to drive the female to nest. Unfortunately where the females are so young you are wise to keep a handle on things to avoid injury. Time will eventually sort thing out.


Edited by Hokum Coco - 5/30/16 at 8:44am

Hope this helps,

Check out this link leads to a Video interview on me and my grand daughter done by a local TV Station on our WHITE HOMING PIGEON loft:

http://globalnews.ca/news/1478351/carrier-pigeons-continue-to-connect-family/

If you are not living for something;

You are dying for nothing.

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Hope this helps,

Check out this link leads to a Video interview on me and my grand daughter done by a local TV Station on our WHITE HOMING PIGEON loft:

http://globalnews.ca/news/1478351/carrier-pigeons-continue-to-connect-family/

If you are not living for something;

You are dying for nothing.

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