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My female roller pigeons are very territorial

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by pigeons in ak, Nov 11, 2013.

  1. pigeons in ak

    pigeons in ak Chirping

    Oct 15, 2013
    I would put a few nest boxes on a self. one pair would claim a nest box on the self.
    the male dose not care if other pigeons go on the self
    but once the female see's that there is another pigeon besides her mate
    on the self she chases them off not letting them nest in the nesting boxes.
    i don't know what to do please help.

  2. Hokum Coco

    Hokum Coco Crowing

    Dec 6, 2012
    New Brunswick,Canada


    I am experiencing the same problem. I should have put a vertical nesting area than a vertical perching area then another vertical nesting area instead of a long shelf with nesting boxes every 2'.. Live and learn I may have to revamp things.In my case it is not going to be a big problem fortunately my nesting boxes are independent of each other and mounted with screws.
    Last edited: Nov 11, 2013
  3. loftkeeper

    loftkeeper Songster

    Nov 7, 2013
    extend a wall so there is seperation from each nest and the birds do not see each other in the nest next to each other
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