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Old 14-11-2017, 08:05 PM
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Default Failure to bond signs

To the falcon breeders on the forum.

I would appreciate any thoughts/experiences with the following.

Have you noticed any early behaviours, to look out for, that might suggest a newly put together pair wont bond?

Please, not the obvious aggression/fighting but more subtle ones.

Cheers in advance for your help.
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Old 15-11-2017, 10:01 AM
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Default Re: Failure to bond signs

I think a complete disinterest is worse then fighting. When a pair sits apart and are uninterested in each other etc. Food is the key I feed ab lib to encourage them to have a shared investment in the same thing ala to encourage the male/ female to actively solicit food from the other bird. The key is obviously not to feed too little and not too much. You wonĺt notice your birds ramping up until feb in reality. What species are you trying to breed?
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