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URGENT HOMER PIGEONS GOOD UPDATE

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by tiki244, Jul 6, 2008.

  1. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

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    I took 1 6 month old and a female that has eggs but her mate was sitting on them at the time. I took them 10 blocks away and released them. 1/2 hour ago. Why are they not home?????? I am very concerned. I read somewhere if you take them while they have a nest they will come back faster. There is no reason why they shouldnt be back by now. Any input would be helpful. thanx
     
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    Just-Like-Hatching Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How long have you had them? If they were ever flown someplace else that is where they are now.
     
  3. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

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    Well I just lost my blue bar female then. But she has been out of her pen flying around my yard and she has eggs. I will go check to see if the 6 month old made it back. I cant say what I wanr to but DARN IT.

    ETA: I have had the female one year
     
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  4. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

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    The 6 month old is not back yet. What did I do wrong?
     
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    tiki244 Flock Mistress

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    Darn it Im so stupid!!!! She was my best bird. How long would it take to fly 150 miles? I cant get her back and I feel bad for the lady when the bird comes in.
     
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  6. Just-Like-Hatching

    Just-Like-Hatching Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sorry. But they are called homers for that reason. The younger one may have went with the older one. I have had homers from another place that I have had penned for years and they still went back when they were accidentally released.
     
  7. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

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    Thank You for answering. I suppose she is at least half way to ****by now. She was booking when I released her, but I thought she was coming HERE. I guess I will have to find some new ones. Well the other one I released was 1/2 swift so no biggy there. Now I have 3 left and a male sitting on 1 1/2 week old eggs. Can I put them in the incubator and what temperature do you think? The ones I have left are all pure breds at least.
     
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    tiki244 Flock Mistress

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    I guess that is why the term "prisoners" is used. I have seen on some sites where they call them angels so maybe it will end up being a spiritual message. I hope.
     
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    tiki244 Flock Mistress

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    MY Blue Bar just got back!!! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

    I set her out 1/2 bag of cracked peas from the grocery store and cold fresh water, She hasnt gone inside yet


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  10. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

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    I am thinking that she may have not flown for the other guy. Maybe thats it. I will probably get UPDATE to BYC Addict on this one pigeon thread!!! [​IMG]

    Just Kidding [​IMG]
     

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