Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by Pops2, Oct 7, 2011.

  1. Pops2

    Pops2 Out Of The Brooder

    if a person had a slow producing giant breed, would it increase production to take their eggs & put them under a pair of captive wilds or homers instead? would the foster parents be able to raise the giant breed chicks to eating size effectively?
  2. Lofty Dreams

    Lofty Dreams Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 9, 2010
    Yes, I don't have utility pigeons but I have heard good reprts about using hommers as pumpers.
    It all depends of the foster parents abilitys some do better then others.
  3. Pops2

    Pops2 Out Of The Brooder

    how common are the "gay" pair bonds? how good are they at fostering?
  4. Mary Of Exeter

    Mary Of Exeter Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 10, 2009
    Rowan County, NC
    Homosexual pairs are common when there's no other choice. They will raise the babies like any normal pair. For the best results, put one egg per foster pair.

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