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Pigeon found that can't fly but is able to eat. Looks healthy

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by bb101, Apr 3, 2017.

  1. bb101

    bb101 Hatching

    Apr 3, 2017
    Hi there, I know this is a chicken website but I really need help with with a pigeon.. My friend found a pigeon on the floor in her garden that couldn't fly, it seems perfectly healthy and very alert. It's even eating! Need help to determine if it's sick though and what to do. Thanks for your help x

  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings from Kansas, bb101, and [​IMG]! Pleased you joined our flock. Yes, BYC is primarily about chickens, ducks, turkeys, etc., but there are forums devoted to keepers of pigeons as well! You might post your inquiry in this link: https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/52/pigeons-and-doves
    Best wishes and hope that pigeon is okay! [​IMG]
  3. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under bb101 [​IMG] Welcome!

    I hope that the folks on the Pigeon Forum are able to help out and that the pigeon is OK.
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome to BYC. I hope that the pigeon peeps can help you out.
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Hope you get help with your pigeon. Is it a very young one that may have fallen from a nest?
  6. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    I hope you can find some answers with the help of the members on the pigeon forum.

    Best of luck!

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