From the Back Cover
Information and advice to help you
take good care of your Pigeons
Typical Pigeons: their anatomy, physical traits, life cycle, and more
Expert advice: feeding, caging, health care, training, breeding, protection against parasites, and more
Understanding your Pigeons: what you can learn from their body language and general appearance
Pigeons have been domesticated since biblical times, serving man in many ways. In modern times, pigeons form the basis of several popular hobbies.
More than 150 titles in Barron’s Complete Pet Owner’s Manuals series offer basic advice and instruction on housing, feeding, protection against disease and parasites, and caring for pets of every imaginable kind. All books are heavily illustrated with color photos and instructive line art. Here is everything bird fanciers need to know about keeping pigeons, including feeding, housing, protection against parasites, general health care, and breeding. There is also information on various members of the pigeon family, and on breeding pigeons for racing.