Anyone have leg bands for quail?

Discussion in 'Buy Sell Auction - Archives' started by shelleyd2008, Mar 15, 2009.

  1. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

    Sep 14, 2008
    Adair Co., KY
    I have some tuxedo quail, and will soon have some A&M's as well. I need to get some leg bands, so I don't have to violate them everytime I need to know who's a boy and who's a girl! Anyone have some quail-sized leg bands they could sell me? I don't need a whole lot, that's why I decided to try here before ebay. [​IMG] Thanks
  2. therealsilkiechick

    therealsilkiechick ShowGirl Queen

    Jul 18, 2007
    Northwestern, pa
    if u go to lowes, walmart or big lots u can get cable ties in different colors. i use them from cockatiels to pigeons to chickens. they work great and can use from hatch to adult and size yourself. they sell for $5 for about 500 of em in different sizes. they should have smaller packs also available cheaper. 4mm is what i use on my pigeons and peeps. they r what i found easiest to remove if needed and cheapest.
    hope that helps,

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