Pigeon Baths

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by HouseCat, Nov 4, 2012.

  1. HouseCat

    HouseCat Chillin' With My Peeps

    Ok so I've had my orphaned pigeon for about a week now and haven't seen it bathe once. I put a clay drain-plate for a potted plant in his cage with some warm water in it and he doesn't even like to stand in it. There is a chance he's using when I'm not watching but the news paper on the bottom of his cage never seems to be wet. I know people mist their pigeons but he can get a little "salty" with me and I don't want to traumatize him. Could I get a little bit of insight here?
    Thanks,
    hc
     
  2. HouseCat

    HouseCat Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nevermind. I misted him yesterday and he loved it.
     
  3. fowlsessed

    fowlsessed Chillin' With My Peeps

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    lol, and it's fine. he doesn't need to. It's just better for them. He will if he wants.
     

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