Sectors - Pigeons
The fascinating world of racing pigeons

What makes teenagers, adult men and women so interested in the world of racing pigeons?
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The speed of racing pigeons

In part one of this series we concluded that the winning pigeon of a race event can’t become the winner if it doesn’t have more speed.
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Racing pigeons selection guideline controversies - a study for beginners

This article is going to save you time and money. Beginners and struggling fanciers often don't get proper support with their pigeons. Even worse than getting little to no help, is getting conflicting advice. Issue date:
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From nest to flight

Besides competitions and various tasks that absorb many hours of the pigeon ­fancier's week, there are incidents that lure us into a state of pigeon ­hypnotism. One of these is the breeding cycle.
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Racing pigeons & heat training

Heat training will only help to a point. Pigeons should have the right genotype to handle heat.
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Should racing pigeons take their medicine?

Over the years we've received contrary advice about routine treatment in the off-season. Some are entirely against it, while others strongly advises it, but with caution. Who should we follow?
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Leave our pigeons alone!

The attempted banning of pigeon racing was staved off by prompt action by the South African National Pigeon Organisation. But Thomas Smit believes that the controversy is far from over.
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SAPIR 2014 roundup

Conditions were difficult. The birds had to endure heat and a strong headwind in the final, reports Thomas Smit.
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Keeping your pigeons healthy

Sick Racing Pigeons can't produce healthy offspring and sick pigeons in a loft put other lofts at risk of contamination. Keeping our pigeons healthy is everybody's business.
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Manipulating form in pigeon racing

The recipe for success in pigeon racing is entirely in human hands, writes Thomas Smit.
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