Thursday, October 29th, 2009 • Breeding & Genetics • 8,156 views

pigeon-nest

It is recommended to let the pigeons build their own nests because this activity makes them love the nest more and will help during races. Some of the best materials for pigeon nests are:

  • tobacco sticks
  • pine needles
  • Acacia sticks
  • Walnut leaves sticks


Tobacco sticks and pine needles also have anti-parasitic effects, so they are recommended. Drop a pile of sticks on the floor of the loft or outside and watch the males carrying them and the females carefully arranging the nest. If you put the nest materials outside the loft, if you have a sputnik you will have a lot of fun watching the males trying to enter with the stick…