Question about Fantail color

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by NYboy, Dec 4, 2009.

  1. NYboy

    NYboy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 12, 2009
    White plains
    Hi I am new to pigeons. I inherted a small flock and fell in love. I would like to add, 2 pairs of Fantails. In a photo there was a white bird with black wings, is this call a saddle? Are there any Breeders in NY. Thank you Alex
  2. deerman

    deerman Rest in Peace 1949-2012

    Aug 24, 2008
    Southern Ohio
    Link to Indian fantail these are top show birds, I use to raise and show them for many years. There are some pics of saddles also.

    Two old type of fantails indians and english. Sure more type since I stop raising them. English dont have crest or muffs(feather leggs )
  3. Mary Of Exeter

    Mary Of Exeter Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 10, 2009
    Rowan County, NC
    Yes, that is called saddle. Saddles come in a variety of color in their wings. But the body is always white (supposed to be, mismarks are common) [​IMG]

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