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How do I take care of a wild Dove and keep it alive?

You see, I rescued a dove from a snowstorm. I made a cage for her. (please no one say I should have released her, she was stuck in ice and has a broken wing.) I do have a hamster so I guess they can share food.. but how do I give it water and keep it alive? will it even eat hamster food?

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Get a little container for water but please do not feed her hamster food...it is only made for hamsters and might kill her....I don't know what you should feed her but go to walmart and they have Dove food (http://www.walmart.com/ip/Kaytee-Products-Wild-Bird-Supreme-Daily-Blend-Dove-Food/23896066) sorreh if this isn't too helpful >.< but I would call a vet and they could give you some information...

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I can't get to a vet or walmart right now haha the road is piled with snow and ice O.o thanks! now I know not to feed her hamster food. dodged a bullet there haha
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O-O whoa oh yeah I forgot about the weather -facepalm- sorreh I live in florida so I dunno xD Yeah since Doves eat seeds and stuff maybeh if you have seeds around your house like sunflower seeds or something....you can feed her that....I just found some information here: Doves like leafy vegetables, broccoli, cut up apples, bread crumbs, mashed hard boiled eggs, and occasionally mealworms. Fresh water and grit should always be provided. Doves also like vegetables, cooked rice, leafy vegetables, peanut butter, grated cheese, and mashed hard boiled eggs....Hope I'm helping :D
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Technically both are granivores. If Loki has a seed mix it is okay, but pellets are a no go.
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Yeah
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This happened to me ecxept it was in a Really bad storm and it was a blue jay. I knew how to take care of its leg. But lay a soft blanket in the cage and one over it for it to sleep. Seeda and watever birds eat in a sall round bowl and water too. Can it sip the water on its own. My friend had a wounded bird and fed it water though a dropper.

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if you really want to keep it alive then set it free to the place from where you brought it........

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You need to contact a vet for real! Then release it when healed.

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Depending upon where the wing is broken determines whether or not it will mend properly,i would take it to a vet if that is feasible and go from there.

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all I know is one wing can flap and one just hangs there
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you need antibiotics! tetracycline and termine

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To warm it up you need to leave it in a warm place, and keep a towel over the cage to keep it dark inside. Stress can kill as easily as the cold.

Whether it can eat hamster food depends on which food you buy. Both animals eat seeds, but the dove can't eat pellets. If need be you can rip up some bread and feed that.

You also need to WASH YOUR HANDS. Like really really well. Wild birds often have mites or parasites that can get into you or your other pets.

Lastly, the bird needs to go to the vet. I know you said you can't travel - as soon as you're able, get it to a vet. The vet has to set the wing if it's ever going to fly again, and vets often know where to go for the local wildlife rehab center. You may not even have to pay for the vet visit. At the very least, call your vet and ask them for more advice.

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