Are they growing at the right rate ??

Discussion in 'Quail' started by IwannaBEaMERMAID, Aug 11, 2011.

  1. IwannaBEaMERMAID

    IwannaBEaMERMAID Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 28, 2009
    Beverly Hills, CA
    I have 5 gambles chicks that are just about 3 months. At this age how big should they be? They are already developing adult plumage, like tan belly, and the males are getting black around the eyes and the white stripe over the eyes. I can actually go measure them because I can catch one in this heat. But at 3 months about how big should they be ?
  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

    Mar 21, 2011
    New Mexico, USA
    My Coop
    I am sure your birds are right on track with size. Sounds like they are where they are supposed to be if they are, at 3 months, developing adult plumage. Enjoy those Gambles! I just adore their calls and those cute little top knots on their heads. [​IMG]

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