Videos Part 1: Life of a Baby Pigeon - First Steps
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May 23nd - 6 days old
Video 5/13 (40 sec) - Baby is very active.
Excited at the prospect of food, the baby pecks wildly at its mother - but the mother is tired and not keen to feed.
The baby looks gawky. It's neck, without feathers, appears long and gangly. The squab is now too big to fit comfortably under the mother and is left alone more often.