a comprehensive resource of avian hand rearing techniques for captive bird populations

Columbiformes

Columbidae - Pigeons & doves

All the species we've added within Columbiformes - Columbidae - Pigeons & doves are shown below. Click on a species name to see all data available for that species.

Mauritius Pink Pigeon

Mauritius Pink Pigeon
Columba mayeri

Articles:

  • Pink Pigeon Management Guidelines. Gillian Stewart, Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust. 1999
Nicobar Pigeon

Nicobar Pigeon
Caloenas nicobarica

Pigeons

Pigeons
General information

Articles:

  • Fostering rearing techniques for pigeon species. Gillian Stewart. Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trus
Victoria Crowned Pigeon

Victoria Crowned Pigeon
Goura victoria

Protocols by:

  • Bristol Zoo

Videos:

  • Pigeon Hand-Rearing - Courtesy of Bristol Zoo

Articles:

  • Hand-rearing Pigeons and Doves At Bristol Zoo Gardens - Nigel Simpson

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