Providing pigeons with a balanced diet enriched with the nutrients they need to stay healthy and in good condition is another important aspect of proper pigeon care.

Necessary vitamins and supplements for pigeons:

  • Calcium: essential for maintaining bone health and for proper egg formation in the case of breeding pigeons.
  • Vitamin A: essential for eye health, skin and immune system of pigeons.
  • Vitamin D: important for proper absorption of calcium and phosphorus.
  • Vitamin E: is an antioxidant that protects cells from oxidative damage and may be helpful in improving the overall health of pigeons.
  • Vitamin K: is important for proper blood clotting.
  • Energy supplements: During periods of high physical activity or during the breeding season, you may consider energy supplements that provide an extra boost of energy.
  • Minerals: In addition to calcium and phosphorus, other minerals such as iron, zinc and selenium are important for pigeon health and performance.