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Doves

From enclosure set-up to a healthy dove diet, create a happy home for your bird

5 Things to Know About Doves

  • Experience Level: Beginner
  • Size: Doves grow up to 8 inches (20 cm)
  • Lifespan: Doves live for 10-15 years
  • Drinking Habits: Doves drink water by drawing it into their beaks as though their beaks are straws
  • Did You Know: Doves are found in every region in the world except for Antarctica
Two doves sitting together

Dove Care Guide

Tips from home to health to food and fun

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So, You Want a Pet Bird?

So, You Want a Pet Bird?

Things to know about our feathered friends

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How Do I Set Up a Dove Enclosure?

How Do I Set Up a Dove Enclosure?

All the basics to help you feather your new pet's nest

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What Do Doves Eat?

What Do Doves Eat?

Between veggies, fruit, sprouted seeds and pellets, ensure your feathered friend is eating a balanced diet

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