Do Male Doves Incubate?

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by DuranAndy, Jul 9, 2011.

  1. DuranAndy

    DuranAndy Chirping

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    I have a white female dove who layed two eggs and started incubating them. Today I went outside to see another dove sitting on the nest. Is this the father of the eggs incubating them?
     
  2. Mary Of Exeter

    Mary Of Exeter Songster

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    Yes [​IMG] They take turns incubating the eggs as well as feeding the babies.
     

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