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Pigeon brooding

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by Pigeonbeast, Apr 24, 2017.

  1. Pigeonbeast

    Pigeonbeast Just Hatched

    Apr 15, 2017
    Is it normal when Pigeon eggs are near to hatching & the Dad & Mom don't brood as much?
  2. jak2002003

    jak2002003 Overrun With Chickens

    Oct 24, 2009
    No. That is not normal.

    They will spend the same time on the nest as usual... and even when the squabs hatch they will brood them and not leave them unattended for the first week or so.

    Check your hatch dates. It may be the eggs are not fertile and have gone past the time they were due to hatch.. and the parents are starting to give up on them.
    JackBaker and Hokum Coco like this.

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