feathers?

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by the Pollo Loco, Aug 11, 2011.

  1. the Pollo Loco

    the Pollo Loco Chillin' With My Peeps

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    how many feathers should you trim to cause an adult pigeon not to fly long distances, and how long will it take to grow back? [​IMG]
     
  2. Lofty Dreams

    Lofty Dreams Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The primaries on one wing and 5 -6 weeks.
     
  3. the Pollo Loco

    the Pollo Loco Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks, and do you mean on one side only?
     
  4. Mary Of Exeter

    Mary Of Exeter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    When you clip a bird's wings to prevent flight, you only clip one wing so that their balance is off and makes it harder to get in the air.
     

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