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Makes or females? Three week old quails

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Hi everyone. I am new to the site and brand new to raising quail. So far I am loving it! My 8 babies are 3 weeks old today and I am so anxious to find out if i have boys or girls. I am comparing to pictures on other threads but being such a newbie am having a hard time with some. Some are obvious like the first is a male and the last is a female but I need help.[IMG][IMG][IMG][IMG][IMG]





Edited by Laurens - 11/15/15 at 6:16pm
post #2 of 5
Thread Starter 
Sorry they uploaded in the incorrect order. I think,
M,?, F, ?, ?, M, M, ?
post #3 of 5
My best guess - M, F, F, F, M, M, M, M

Some you may just need to wait until they mature a little more.

Layer hens(various purebred & mixed breeds), Courtinix Quail, Button Quail, Frillback Pigeons, White Racing Homing Pigeons

Future Purebred Breeding Goals(Dreams!): Silver Sebrights, Black Jersey Giants, Black Minorcas, Barred Rock Bantams, Exchequer Leghorns, Snowflake Bobwhite Quail, Red Golden Pheasants, Royal Palm Turkeys

 

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Layer hens(various purebred & mixed breeds), Courtinix Quail, Button Quail, Frillback Pigeons, White Racing Homing Pigeons

Future Purebred Breeding Goals(Dreams!): Silver Sebrights, Black Jersey Giants, Black Minorcas, Barred Rock Bantams, Exchequer Leghorns, Snowflake Bobwhite Quail, Red Golden Pheasants, Royal Palm Turkeys

 

Know well the condition of your flocks and give attention to your...

Reply
post #4 of 5
Just wait a few daya and it will plainly obvious. Looks like M F F F F M M F at this point but in a few days the mystery will go away.
post #5 of 5
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Thanks everyone! It's week four tomorrow and looks like 3 boys and 5 girls. I guess I just had to be patient.
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