female escaping

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by De Wet, Oct 23, 2012.

  1. I hope someone can help I got a pair of australian crested pigeons, the female escape today she was a long timearound the house but since this afternoon she was nowhere to see, will she come back?

  2. nzpouter

    nzpouter Songster

    Jan 19, 2009
    new zealand
    doubt it...
  3. jak2002003

    jak2002003 Crowing 8 Years

    Oct 24, 2009
    Depends on how long you have had them. If you only had them a week or 2 she probably will not come back.

    If they are a bonded pair, and she is used to the sounds and sights of your garden from looking through the aviary mesh, she probably will return when she is hungry and can see and hear her mate.
  4. Eel Noob

    Eel Noob In the Brooder

    Jul 28, 2008
    Probably not unless she has been let out before or if she see others of her in kind than she might stick around long enough for you to try to catch her.
    Last edited: Oct 25, 2012

  5. she didn t come back after she had 3 clutches of eggs and after she live more than a year in our garden... well the good part is that I still have 2 eggs of her and put it under a ringnecked dove so hopefully...

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