changeovers usually were accompanied or heralded by persistent advertisement calling from near the nest. ... not brooded continuously, and they spent much time sitting alongside or in front of the adult, stretching and flapping their wings. ... Wonga Pigeons are large, bulky birds, so should be housed in a spacious planted aviary, where they are a most attractive ... Brown points out that dependent fledglings stay close to their parents during 3a4 weeks after leaving the nest, becominganbsp;...
|Title||:||Pigeons and Doves in Australia|
|Author||:||Joseph Michael Forshaw|
|Publisher||:||CSIRO PUBLISHING - 2015-01-01|