Fast Action Pigeon Purchase!

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by Sir Birdaholic, Aug 20, 2011.

  1. Sir Birdaholic

    Sir Birdaholic Night Knight

    Thursday, I was pondering on the idea of having pure white Homing Pigeons. Friday, I looked on the internet & just about everyone was sold out. Today, I saw on Craigslist, some for sale in northern Arkansas. I am now the proud owner of 11 pair of white breeders. They are gorgeous. DW went to a wedding tonight, so I'll have her post pics tomorrow.
  2. Mary Of Exeter

    Mary Of Exeter Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 10, 2009
    Rowan County, NC
    Congrats! [​IMG] Are they prisoners or are they young enough to let out?
  3. Sir Birdaholic

    Sir Birdaholic Night Knight

    Most are prisoners, but I picked out 6 that are pretty young, but still old enough to breed. I'm going to breed them till next spring, & then sell the older ones. They will look GOOD flying with my colored ones! [​IMG]
  4. nzpouter

    nzpouter Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 19, 2009
    new zealand
    They will too... I have been breeding my homer kit for shield mark, they look better in flight compare to the normal ones.
  5. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    Well, Bird, you surely needed more feathers on your place.[​IMG] I have several nearly white grizzles flying in my primarily black/bwf flock. It does make for a neat contrast when in flight.
  6. abluechipstock

    abluechipstock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 13, 2009
    fort ashby, wv
    I just bought a couple young white homers for $5 a piece today at a swap. I have a bunch already but needed a few more LOL [​IMG]
  7. Sir Birdaholic

    Sir Birdaholic Night Knight

    Like us all, we need more! [​IMG] Here's a couple of pictures of my new flock.
  8. ridinglizzard

    ridinglizzard Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 7, 2010
    Beautiful!! My homers are pure white as well. Love them!
  9. Sumatra503

    Sumatra503 Kozy Orchard Farms

    Sep 24, 2010
    That's a nice looking flock of pigeons you got there! I've always loved how showy the self whites are.

    My Self white Komorners were something else.
  10. deerman

    deerman Rest in Peace 1949-2012

    Aug 24, 2008
    Southern Ohio
    Quote:Are you planning on using them for wedding release.?

    Not all white homer are good for that, good line of white racer are the best for that, and should be train out to 150 miles.

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