Raising Pigeon Pigeon is the most popular domestic bird in our country. Most people like the beauty of it. In the past pigeon were raised to exchange letter. It is heard that, many ancient King preferred pigeon for exchanging different types of message. Pigeon is the representative of Peace throughout the world. For this reason, in addition to any constructive work pigeon are released from the cage. The most important thing is that there is no extra expenses for raising pigeon. Pigeon can be managed easily. It can be raised at the corner of the house, roof and some other small places. Even with the hanging basket in roof pigeon can be observed. For this reason, both in cities and villages pigeon can raised. The meat of the pigeon is very tasty, nutritious and restorative. It contains much protein than other bird meat. For this reason it is consumed to fulfill the demand of meat and protein. Many people found that raising pigeon commercially is a profitable business. Pigeon generally stay with in pair. Each pair contain a male and female pigeon. Pigeon can live up to 12-15 years. The reproduction of pigeon through their egg as long as they survive. After laying eggs both male and female pigeon heat them up one by one. If one pair of pigeon is broken it is so difficult to rebuild their relation. To make a new pair one male and female should have to keep in a room for a few days. There are some advantages of keeping pigeon. Many advantages of raising pigeon are described bellow.

Generally, a good pair of pigeon can make up to 12 pairs of egg, and almost all of these egg produce a baby pigeon. This baby pigeon can be sell and consumed within the next 4 weeks.

Pigeon can keep with other household birds. It is very easy to observe. Food cost is low.  Poultry food can served.  Short space is required to rear pigeon. You can raise even in a hanging basket.  Cost is low in accommodation. Most often pigeon find their food of their own.  It takes about 5-6 months to be adult and laying eggs.  Pigeon meat suitable for the patient. It takes about 18 days to come baby pigeon from eggs. In a word keeping pigeon is very profitable. Pigeon has the ability to prevent diseases more than other domestic birds. Like poultry pigeon can be raised commercially.
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