How old do doves have to be before they fled the nest?

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by cheyfrie26, Aug 17, 2011.

  1. cheyfrie26

    cheyfrie26 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How old do doves have to be before they fled the nest?
     
  2. cochinGurl

    cochinGurl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    you mean what age do they become indipendant? it would help if you could elaborate...
     
  3. cheyfrie26

    cheyfrie26 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No. Exactly what I said. How old do they have to be before they fled the nest. You know, like leave the nest...
     
  4. cochinGurl

    cochinGurl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    12-14 days acording to wiki.
     
  5. DuranAndy

    DuranAndy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They fledge anywhere from 2-3 weeks, but they will still be cared for by their parents for another week or two.
     

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