In summary, oral administration of deferiprone at a dose of 50 mg/kg in the domestic pigeon
achieved plasma concentration levels suitable for effective iron chelation therapy for at least 8 hours, as it did in the chicken.
We recently reported an emerging neurologic disease with lethal outcome for domestic pigeons
(Columba livia f.
To determine the efficacy of deslorelin in domestic pigeons
(Columba livia), male (n = 10) and female (n = 10) birds each were implanted intramuscularly with a single long-acting implant containing 4.
The times for 30% barium sulfate suspension to reach regional anatomic locations in the GI tract of the 6 pigeons are listed in Table 2, along with times reported for 1 variety of domestic pigeon
4 mM/L]) and similar to the mean reference values reported by the International Species Information System for domestic pigeons
or rock doves (3 [+ or -] 2 mg/dl [1.
The purpose of this study was to compare blood glucose concentrations in healthy, hypoglycemic, and hyperglycemic domestic pigeons
(Columba livia domestica) as measured by a handheld human glucometer and a laboratory autoanalyzer.
A study of ecto- and endo-parasites of domestic pigeons
in Morogoro Municipality, Tanzania.
This is the same species as the rock dove, originally kept to provide food, and the wild ancestor of domestic pigeons
the world over.
In Mexico, pigeon fancier's lung usually occurs in females who keep domestic pigeons
in their homes (12,16).
99-1107 released this week, California Attorney General Bill Lockyer concluded that "It is a violation of the state's animal cruelty laws to conduct a 'pigeon shoot' at which domestic pigeons
are released from cages and shot for purposes of sport and amusement.
32-37) However, prospective studies are limited to those involving domestic chickens, (38) Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica), (39-41) and domestic pigeons
Minute excretion of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus A/chicken/Indonesia/2003 (H5N1) from experimentally infected domestic pigeons
(Columbia livea) and lack of transmission to sentinel chickens.
In this country, most domestic pigeons
are kept by hobbyists and fanciers for racing or show.
The efficacy of different sources of avian demineralized bone matrix (ADBM) on bone neogenesis after intramuscular implantation in domestic pigeons
Pigeon protozoal encephalitis is a biphasic, neurologic disease of domestic pigeons
(Columba livia f.