Free ranging during breeding?

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by BackyardFarmer4, Apr 19, 2016.

  1. BackyardFarmer4

    BackyardFarmer4 Out Of The Brooder

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    Can I free range my pigeons during their breeding season? I let my pigeons out every day around 10am and there out all day till 6pm. Will this interfere with them laying there eggs? I just saw them mating on the roof. So should I lock them up or can I keep flying them and they'll just do there thing and lay there eggs. They've already built their nests.

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  2. Hokum Coco

    Hokum Coco Overrun With Chickens

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    If you are not afraid of predators I would say no problem.
     
  3. jak2002003

    jak2002003 Overrun With Chickens

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    No problem.... so long as predators don't get your breeding adults.. then you would be left with orphaned chicks.
     
  4. MBOMBOSHE

    MBOMBOSHE New Egg

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    I would like to add that the most dangerous of predators would be hawks, if you have those in your area i would suggest you lock them in till breeding stops
     

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