Forum for Pigeon Fanciers
 
HomeHome  PortalPortal  CalendarCalendar  GalleryGallery  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  UsergroupsUsergroups  RegisterRegister  Log in  Report a StrayReport a Stray  UK Pigeon SalesUK Pigeon Sales  Jack Barkel Website.Jack Barkel Website.  Friendslofts WebsiteFriendslofts Website  Velocity CalculatorVelocity Calculator  Portal 2Portal 2  ebayebay  
Latest topics
» Next Show Young Hens....
by David Today at 12:05 pm

» Weather today
by redrog Today at 11:50 am

» Young Cocks Now Open for Voting.
by fieldwalker Today at 9:47 am

» Frozen earth.
by Knackered Today at 8:20 am

» How to breed racing pigeons
by Knackered Today at 8:04 am

» Club meeting today
by Knackered Today at 7:55 am

» Syndicate progress, plans.
by halcanada Today at 1:02 am

» Members who have Paid for 2018 One Loft.
by friendsloft Yesterday at 5:16 pm

» Tipplerman1 Welcome...
by halcanada Yesterday at 1:48 am

Forum Syndicate
Pigeon World Syndicate Bird takes 81st Place in the 2017 Final Race, The Bird is Dia Evans Bloodlines and was Bred and supplied by Tumley Lofts Stud.
R.P.R.A Certificate.
Pigeon World Forum Syndicate take 81st Place in the 2017 R.P.R.A. Final, with a Pigeon Bred and Supplied by Tumley Lofts Stud.
Who is online?
In total there are 24 users online :: 2 Registered, 0 Hidden and 22 Guests :: 2 Bots

barnie, David

Most users ever online was 144 on Thu Apr 05, 2012 11:37 am
Bucktons 2017 Calendar
Pigeon World Forum, Fancier of the Year Trophy.
Top posting users this week
halcanada
 
Knackered
 
fieldwalker
 
David
 
satchipanda123
 
redrog
 
peel bros
 
Similar topics
Statistics
We have 1105 registered users
The newest registered user is Tipplerman1

Our users have posted a total of 157729 messages in 10490 subjects
Log in
Username:
Password:
Log in automatically: 
:: I forgot my password
Oldstrain/Darren`s Winner of winners. 2012.
From Fed Topper to Master Chef
The N.E.H.U race from Melton Mowbray 21/4/2012 was won by Peel bros of South Shields, they took 1st club 1st fed, also taking 2nd and 4th club and 15 of the 25 birds clocked in the club......well done Peel brothers.
John Gibbs young pied/grizzle winner.
Top posters
David
 
Don Webb
 
IANYOUNG
 
oldstrain
 
peel bros
 
Gaz b
 
Knackered
 
birdy2011
 
Rene A
 
Alex
 

Share | 
 

 Broken pigeons

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
stu H
Chipping
Chipping


Posts : 42
Join date : 2010-04-25
Location : leeds

PostSubject: Broken pigeons   Mon Mar 16, 2015 5:12 pm

If you separate broken pigeons can you stop them going back to old there old lofts
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Boosey
Youngbird
Youngbird
avatar

Posts : 1502
Join date : 2013-08-09
Age : 46
Location : Basildon, Essex

PostSubject: Re: Broken pigeons   Mon Mar 16, 2015 5:27 pm

They've got more chance of staying if they've had s round of eggs, and have a mate.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
EssexSteve
Youngbird
Youngbird
avatar

Posts : 1196
Join date : 2012-04-22
Age : 59
Location : Essex

PostSubject: Re: Broken pigeons   Mon Mar 16, 2015 6:08 pm

I've never tried to break a pigeon is it a long process
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Boosey
Youngbird
Youngbird
avatar

Posts : 1502
Join date : 2013-08-09
Age : 46
Location : Basildon, Essex

PostSubject: Re: Broken pigeons   Mon Mar 16, 2015 6:54 pm

I've done it before where I've clipped their primaries at the start of the season bar the last 2 and when they've grown back they usually stay.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
EssexSteve
Youngbird
Youngbird
avatar

Posts : 1196
Join date : 2012-04-22
Age : 59
Location : Essex

PostSubject: Re: Broken pigeons   Mon Mar 16, 2015 7:02 pm

Someone told me put elastic band round the last 3 flights
Back to top Go down
View user profile
stu H
Chipping
Chipping


Posts : 42
Join date : 2010-04-25
Location : leeds

PostSubject: Re: Broken pigeons   Mon Mar 16, 2015 7:19 pm

there was nine pair my brother settledthem in five days days thanksto the  lad he got them from   he went back for them four times the fifth they stayed  except three which have disappeared they have reared and on second round
Back to top Go down
View user profile
stu H
Chipping
Chipping


Posts : 42
Join date : 2010-04-25
Location : leeds

PostSubject: Re: Broken pigeons   Mon Mar 16, 2015 7:25 pm

I mean when separated as he wanted to race roundabout
Back to top Go down
View user profile
phil411
Youngbird
Youngbird
avatar

Posts : 1095
Join date : 2009-11-23
Age : 40
Location : teesside

PostSubject: Re: Broken pigeons   Mon Mar 16, 2015 7:48 pm

Me and partner won races with broken in birds other year
Back to top Go down
View user profile
oldstrain
Oldbird
Oldbird
avatar

Posts : 10548
Join date : 2011-01-03

PostSubject: Re: Broken pigeons   Mon Mar 16, 2015 8:11 pm

stu H wrote:
I mean when separated as he wanted to race roundabout

I would think some will and some wont
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Don Webb
Oldbird
Oldbird
avatar

Posts : 14027
Join date : 2009-03-27
Age : 44
Location : Tipton

PostSubject: Re: Broken pigeons   Mon Mar 16, 2015 11:32 pm

stu H wrote:
If you separate broken pigeons can you stop them going back to old there old lofts

Sometimes best thing to do is get them paired up on chipped youngsters 2 days old then try them out may go back a couple of times but as the youngsters get bigger and more demanding they tend to stay JMO
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Rudderfett
Youngbird
Youngbird
avatar

Posts : 2152
Join date : 2009-09-27
Age : 49
Location : pembrokeshire

PostSubject: Re: Broken pigeons   Tue Mar 17, 2015 1:07 pm

Similar to what others have said restricting the flight works for me...when I want to break a bird usually a stock pigeon I wait till the moult comes and they are down to the 6th flight, then clip the last 4 or 5 flights on both wings the birds are going to moult them out in a few weeks so all good and not perminant.

But in the meantime they know they cant fly very good in the lot, so when you then open the fronts so they can go and look about they wont even try to go far, as the flights moult one by one they become stronger flying, after the few weeks it takes they are well used to being out and they will break ok. Worked for me many times.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
oldstrain
Oldbird
Oldbird
avatar

Posts : 10548
Join date : 2011-01-03

PostSubject: Re: Broken pigeons   Tue Mar 17, 2015 1:10 pm

Rudderfett wrote:
Similar to what others have said restricting the flight works for me...when I want to break a bird usually a stock pigeon I wait till the moult comes and they are down to the 6th flight, then clip the last 4 or 5 flights on both wings the birds are going to moult them out in a few weeks so all good and not perminant.

But in the meantime they know they cant fly very good in the lot, so when you then open the fronts so they can go and look about they wont even try to go far, as the flights moult one by one they become stronger flying, after the few weeks it takes they are well used to being out and they will break ok. Worked for me many times.

I agree martyn give the bird time to have a good look at the surroundings
Back to top Go down
View user profile
stu H
Chipping
Chipping


Posts : 42
Join date : 2010-04-25
Location : leeds

PostSubject: Re: Broken pigeons   Tue Mar 17, 2015 2:06 pm

the pigeons have been settled seven week  and sitting second round its if he seperates  to race them   How did you race your  phill4111
Back to top Go down
View user profile
markevans
Youngbird
Youngbird
avatar

Posts : 1642
Join date : 2015-01-25
Age : 51
Location : Wolverhampton

PostSubject: Re: Broken pigeons   Tue Mar 17, 2015 11:03 pm

if they have been broke and flying out with there hens they should be ok but dont be suprised if some of the cocks go back to the old loft they my stay at home when you loose them out but they my go back when training or racing try showing the hens befor you loose them for exercise
Back to top Go down
View user profile
stu H
Chipping
Chipping


Posts : 42
Join date : 2010-04-25
Location : leeds

PostSubject: Re: Broken pigeons   Wed Mar 18, 2015 4:46 pm

thanks for your replys
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: Broken pigeons   

Back to top Go down
 
Broken pigeons
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Broken pigeons
» Pigeons of War that were awarded the Dickens Medal for gallentry
» racing pigeons.
» CONDITION AND FORM FOR RACING PIGEONS
» First time in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Racing Pigeons,Show & Fancy Pigeons :: Message Forum :: Introductions & Members Messages.-
Jump to: