Stray racing pigeons

Stray racing pigeons

The racing pigeon season is from April to September with young birds bred in the current calendar year flying between July and September.

Published: 2013
Edition: 1
Publisher: BVA
Number of pages: 3
Format: PDF

This guide provides advice on handling stray racing pigeons including identification, dealing with injured and uninjured pigeons and contacting the Royal Pigeon Racing Association.

This guide covers:

  • Dealing with  stray pigeons
  • Uninjured birds
  • Identification
  • What to do if a bird is left at the surgery
  • Treatment of injured racing pigeons
  • Reuniting birds with owners

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