Practical Bird Care eBook Series

Pigeons and Doves

Pigeons and doves ebook AldertonThis is the first in a new series of ebooks covering the care and breeding of popular groups of pet and aviary birds. Other titles shortly to be added to the series will include budgerigars and lovebirds. They all offer highly practical birdkeeping advice, and will be of value whether you are just starting out or already keep birds.

Written by David Alderton, who has more than 45 years of experience in this field, each title contains over 26,000 words, broken down into six chapters, plus a resources section. This ebook begins with an introduction to the subject of keeping pigeons and doves, followed by coverage of some 50 species and varieties, including the ever-popular diamond dove, and then there are chapters about  housing, feeding, breeding and health care.

David has chaired the National Council for Aviculture in the UK, the national body that represents bird-keepers, and he has visited fellow enthusiasts throughout the world, with his international experience in this field being reflected in the text.

Available on as a Kindle edition for North America and through for UK readers, as well as through the iBook store and Nook through Barnes and Noble. Price US $8.99/ £5.49.