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Old 03-28-2007, 12:15 AM
e-burghunter e-burghunter is offline
 
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bird trap

what is the best home made pigion trap any idea's
any help would be grate

size of trap, doors, how tall , wood, wire, on ground or off
so on thanks ......
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Old 03-28-2007, 10:35 AM
justwannano justwannano is offline
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The simplest one I've heard of is just a chicken wire cage about 3' by 3' with a plywood bottom and a 3'X3' woven wire ,4" by 4" , top. Its about 18" high.
Theory is the birds can go in the trap for bait but cannot fly out.
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Old 06-13-2007, 09:53 AM
Cossack Cossack is offline
 
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Dad used to fly homing pigeons. He had a return trap much like noted above. The door was a series of rigid horizontally oriented wires that were suspended on a metal rod. They opened in but not out. Keep them light so a pigeon can walk thru them. Bait the trap with wheat, etc. and place where they are feeding or close to their roost..
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