Are there any illnesses a chicken can catch from a pigeon?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Chihuahuamom444, Apr 11, 2011.

  1. Chihuahuamom444

    Chihuahuamom444 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 27, 2011
    I was just offered a pigeon coop from a friend and was wondering if there are any diseases I should worry about that my chickens could get from it. I would of course bleach it out good and prob paint. The only reason I question it is because yrs ago I had taken a lost pigeon in and within a couple days one of my birds got a pigeon illness and died, I dont remember what it was now, but my bird guy said it is caught from pigeons

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