need some advice for flight pen netting

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by mysstic, May 28, 2012.

  1. mysstic

    mysstic Hatching

    May 28, 2012
    Hello everyone,

    I have four fantail pigeons, recently been attacked by something like a hawk. Was very lucky, just got there in time.
    I want to secure the backyard with some sort of netting, I was wondering if you could give some advice where to get it and what
    sort of netting would be the best.
    I live in Cairns, Nth QLD, Australia, here you can't even buy a proper aviary, I don't think hardware stores would keep netting either.
    Maybe getting it through ebay?

    Here are some pictures of our backyard & pigeons.





    It's a fairly small backyard and as you can see plenty of trees.
    What do you guys think?

  2. scratch'n'peck

    scratch'n'peck Crowing

    Oct 31, 2008
    West Michigan
    My Coop
    They are lovely birds. I got my avian netting from an on line supplier here in the United States ( I'm sure you would not want to pay for shipping from here). Try doing a search on line to find out if there are on line suppliers in Australia. I got 2 x 2 inch netting to keep out predators.

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