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PostSubject: Eye change breeding   Sun Jan 14, 2018 3:16 am

I read somewhere that a pigeon is not fertile until the eyes change from black to red. Is this a broadly correct belief? I noticed that only about half of my white birds have red eyes. They are about six months old. Just curious on your thoughts.
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PostSubject: Re: Eye change breeding   Sun Jan 14, 2018 3:42 am

Fairy tale!
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PostSubject: Re: Eye change breeding   Sun Jan 14, 2018 5:07 am

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Fairy tale!
Thanks Hal. Just wondering. I know a few are a round apart.
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PostSubject: Re: Eye change breeding   Sun Jan 14, 2018 5:13 am

halcanada wrote:
Fairy tale!
lol! lol! lol! Need you be so blunt Hal Smile Smile Poor Rom here Smile Smile will finish up a total basket case Rolling Eyes Rolling Eyes with such conflicting advise etc Smile Smile.  cheers
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PostSubject: Re: Eye change breeding   Sun Jan 14, 2018 9:19 am

unless its a youngbird not mature enough to mate...a few weeks old..
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PostSubject: Re: Eye change breeding   Sun Jan 14, 2018 9:29 am

rom, a lot of white birds or pieds have what is called a bull eye, this looks just black to the naked human eye.
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PostSubject: Re: Eye change breeding   Sun Jan 14, 2018 9:48 am

David wrote:
rom, a lot of white birds or pieds have what is called a bull eye, this looks just black to the naked human eye.
Thought of Rom with his whites etc David Smile Smile. Be interesting if he had put them up for judging & how the judges may/would have judged them as such Smile Smile. cheers
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PostSubject: Re: Eye change breeding   Sun Jan 14, 2018 9:52 am

with the right magnification and light, they say you can look through the bull eye and see it like a normal pigeon eye, but I don't know, one pigeon eye looks pretty much like another Razz Razz lol!
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PostSubject: Re: Eye change breeding   Sun Jan 14, 2018 1:25 pm

I didn't know that some of them maybe won't have red eyes. I know some tipplers have a white eye. It might take me the rest of my life to sort out fact from fiction lol!
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PostSubject: Re: Eye change breeding   Sun Jan 14, 2018 1:32 pm

Best thing to do ROM is keep selecting the ones you like each year and race and breed from them the basket will be the pedigree here or you will get swomped down with theories
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PostSubject: Re: Eye change breeding   Sun Jan 14, 2018 1:39 pm

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Best thing to do ROM is keep selecting the ones you like each year and race and breed from them the basket will be the pedigree here or you will get swomped down with theories

That's ny plan Mark. I don't want to winter a bunch of birds anyway lol!
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PostSubject: Re: Eye change breeding   Sun Jan 14, 2018 1:54 pm

David wrote:
rom, you may find this interesting......


http://www.drjohnlamberton.com/vlog3.htm


http://www.tourdesmaritimes.com/Eyesign/BF/BFQuestions.htm

I'll check it out!
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