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Roller Pigeons???

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by wildcat chix, Dec 2, 2014.

  1. wildcat chix

    wildcat chix Songster

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    Want to get started with Rollers. What do I need to start? Any info greatly appreciated. Never had pigeons before, parakeets, cockatiels, and chickens / guineas, but never pigeons.
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  2. loftkeeper

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    not knowing have much energy you want to spend do you want to compete or jusst fly for own enjoyment show i would start with the face book group and ask ? then go from there lofts breeding all that is what you want to do with rollers they are one of the easiest to raise and get stock nbrc has a site for competion flyers
     
  3. Hokum Coco

    Hokum Coco Crowing

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  4. laughingdog

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    Birminham rollers best performance rolling (only n only down straight) easist to keep etc n most available due to popularity (though only 10'-30' considered compitition flying type rollers), n eat least feed (fourth to half usa cup per flying "kit" bird fed each bird each day), n need least space 24" square to 4' square kit box with two perches each). Breeding same add two nests per breeding female. oriental rollers best all around performance and evading BOPS/raptors.
     

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