Pigeon & Loft - Moulting

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(30/11/2012) From the end of the moult to the pairing; the straight path - Part III

Here are some facts we would like to discuss: for anybody who knows a pigeon thoroughly – which is the case for any good fancier – it is not difficult to notice the physical qualities or any infirmities of one of his pigeons.

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(17/11/2012) Family breeding to consolidate a breed’s characteristics

Family breeding consolidates characteristics: a fancier uses well developed pigeons for this method, the pigeons he is most happy with. It allows him to maintain his breed or, to be more precise, to have pure bloodlines in their descendents.

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(15/11/2012) 换羽末期到配对期间

The energy ability on which a pigeon can draw in a season are limited, so that when you prepare a pigeon for racing, you must not work it too hard so that it is able to draw on these reserves to the full when racing starts. For the reader who has read what we have written about the future

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(13/11/2012) At this time of the year ... time for a break

Most of the pigeons have finished the moult by now. Some pigeons that have bred later in the year have some bald spots and some of the older pigeons are still dropping their primaries. It is important to keep them as calm as possible.

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(12/11/2012) 换羽及冬季育种

在种鸽的配对育种前,除了冬季完善的饲养工作及完美的换羽之外,更重要的莫过于一季成功的前置准备工作。

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(08/09/2012) Every pigeon moults in a different way - Bathing

The moult is a hot topic in pigeon racing: a lot has been said about it and we still get a lot of questions. It is a fact that one pigeon moults quicker than another. Some fanciers believe that long distance racers tend to moult later in the season compared to sprint racers. Others think fast moulters are weak birds.

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(17/08/2012) The moult and its side issues - Part II

Back in the days it was often believed that moulting chicken hens should be kept in a good physical condition; that is why they were given as much grain as possible (barley, wheat, corn) and only a small portion of flour (which is rich in proteins).

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(17/08/2012) The moult and side issues - Part I

Last week I had a visit from my veterinarian. He did not come to see my pigeons; they were all fine., but soon we were talking about the pigeons and that is when he decided to go to the loft to have a look at the moulting process of my pigeons.

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(12/08/2012) 遮光制对幼鸽的影响

遮光制对推迟一幼鸽换羽有什么影响?我们为您测试!

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(05/08/2012) The moult

For vitality and fertility, a good moult is of vital importance for a racing pigeon if you want it to perform well over the entire season.

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(31/01/2011) 成功换羽的重要性

7月的最后一周,我们的鸽舍总是很热闹的,因为这正是鳏夫鸽参加最后一场比赛归巢的时候。他们此时可以与自己的配对雌鸽共处。对他们来说这个赛季的征战宣告结束。

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(17/12/2010) 大主羽换羽时期 

我曾经在《比利时赛鸽》杂志上发表过一篇关于换羽方面的文章,其中我提到鸽子换羽是一种自然本能,在正常的环境条件下,鸽子完全不必需要人的特殊照顾而自然完成换羽。