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Racing pigeons

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This chapter provides the need-to-know information on racing pigeons:

  • Biology
  • Husbandry
  • Handling and restraint
  • Diagnostic approach
  • Common conditions
  • Supportive care
  • Anaesthesia and analgesia
  • Common surgical procedures
  • Euthanasia
  • Drug formulary.

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10.1 Racing pigeon.
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10.3 Individual box perches.
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10.4 Restraining a pigeon.
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10.7 Physical examination checklist. Examining the mouth. Examining the wing.
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10.9 Venepuncture of the superficial ulnar/basilic vein to obtain a blood sample.
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10.10 worm eggs.
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