INDIAN FANTAIL PIGEON View full size

INDIAN FANTAIL PIGEON

Origin-Uncertain.the Fantail is one of the most ancient breeds.

It is an exhibition bird only.It is found today in different shapes & feather ornaments in many countries.

More details

50 items in stock

$100.00

On sale On sale!

$200.00 per 2

INDIAN FANTAIL PIGEON <div id="idTab1" class="rte"> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Origin</strong></span><br /><span style="font-size: 10pt;">The Indian Fantailpigeon has originated in India. It wasaccidentally introduced to the Westin 1926 while being shipped from India to the United States as food for pythons. These Pythons were being delivered to the San Diego Zoo, and by the time the shipment arrived, two Indian Fantails were left. The Zookeepers were quite impressed with these pigeons and decided to keep and later breed them.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Breed</span><br /><span style="font-size: 10pt;">The Indian Fantail, named so because of its large fan-like tail and place of origin, isa medium sized pigeon weighing about 14 to 18 ounces. Its feathers lie smoothly, are medium to hard in texture, and are broad, with the main tail feathers being the broader. The most distinctive feature of the Indian Fantail pigeon is its tail and its upright posture while walking on its toes.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Carriage</strong></span><br /><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Proper stance is an important characteristic of the Indian Fantail; it provides the bird with balance and elegance. The head and neck are carried so thatthey are perpendicularto the ground, and the eyes are right above the tips of the toes. The tail is carried upright at a slight angle, and the overall body carriage gives the impression of levelness.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Tail</strong></span><br /><span style="font-size: 10pt;">This bird’s tail is large, full, round, and saucer shaped. It is held almost vertically up and forms about 3/4 to 7/8 of a full circle. The tail feathers extend up to 2 inches above the top of its head.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Head and Crest</strong></span><br /><span style="font-size: 10pt;">The head is full, round and proportional to the body.The base of the crest is directly in line with the setting of the eyes and beak. A small shell crest or peak crestcan be found on the Indian Fantail.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Breast, Back, and Neck</strong></span><br /><span style="font-size: 10pt;">The breast is full and round, with its feathers covering the wing butts. The back is medium sized and the neck is full with feathers.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Legs, Muffs, and Flights</strong></span><br /><span style="font-size: 10pt;">The legs are moderately long and the muffs are fully feathered with matching hock feathers. The flights are carried under the tail and do not touch the ground.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Color</strong></span><br /><span style="font-size: 10pt;">The color classes are Blue which includes barless, barred, check, T-pattern and spread in intense and dilute, Brown which includes barred, check, spread in intense and dilute, and Ash red which includes barred and check, intense and dilute. The other classes are recessive red, recessive yellow, gold, powdered, lavender, indigo, grizzle, almond, and white.</span></p> <p> </p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Pair cost:<strong>$</strong>200</strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Additional shipping cost: <strong>$</strong>25.</strong></span></p> </div>
$100.00

Origin
The Indian Fantailpigeon has originated in India. It wasaccidentally introduced to the Westin 1926 while being shipped from India to the United States as food for pythons. These Pythons were being delivered to the San Diego Zoo, and by the time the shipment arrived, two Indian Fantails were left. The Zookeepers were quite impressed with these pigeons and decided to keep and later breed them.

Breed
The Indian Fantail, named so because of its large fan-like tail and place of origin, isa medium sized pigeon weighing about 14 to 18 ounces. Its feathers lie smoothly, are medium to hard in texture, and are broad, with the main tail feathers being the broader. The most distinctive feature of the Indian Fantail pigeon is its tail and its upright posture while walking on its toes.

Carriage
Proper stance is an important characteristic of the Indian Fantail; it provides the bird with balance and elegance. The head and neck are carried so thatthey are perpendicularto the ground, and the eyes are right above the tips of the toes. The tail is carried upright at a slight angle, and the overall body carriage gives the impression of levelness.

Tail
This bird’s tail is large, full, round, and saucer shaped. It is held almost vertically up and forms about 3/4 to 7/8 of a full circle. The tail feathers extend up to 2 inches above the top of its head.

Head and Crest
The head is full, round and proportional to the body.The base of the crest is directly in line with the setting of the eyes and beak. A small shell crest or peak crestcan be found on the Indian Fantail.

Breast, Back, and Neck
The breast is full and round, with its feathers covering the wing butts. The back is medium sized and the neck is full with feathers.

Legs, Muffs, and Flights
The legs are moderately long and the muffs are fully feathered with matching hock feathers. The flights are carried under the tail and do not touch the ground.

Color
The color classes are Blue which includes barless, barred, check, T-pattern and spread in intense and dilute, Brown which includes barred, check, spread in intense and dilute, and Ash red which includes barred and check, intense and dilute. The other classes are recessive red, recessive yellow, gold, powdered, lavender, indigo, grizzle, almond, and white.

 

Pair cost:$200

Additional shipping cost: $25.

  • TAG PS-A21

Contact us

Our hotline is available 24/7

Phone:+92 (300) 8505678

Contact our hotline
Warranthy Seal