Bobs & Cortunix

Discussion in 'Quail' started by missfire, Feb 25, 2011.

  1. missfire

    missfire Out Of The Brooder

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    I searched for this but didn't find anything, can you put Bobs and Cortunix chix of THE SAME AGE together without any problems I know Bobs are known bullys but what if they are brought up together. Thanks [​IMG]

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  2. Stellar

    Stellar The Quail Lady

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    I wouldn't recommend it. I did it once (well a certain parent thought she was helping) with button quail and the next day the button quail was gone and all what was left was remnants of the bones. I would raise the two kinds of quail in separate brooders [​IMG] bobwhites are a bit on the aggressive side even to each other.
     
  3. Fat Daddy

    Fat Daddy Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. pringle

    pringle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nope
     
  5. Little_Bigfoot

    Little_Bigfoot Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have three brooders set up, one for the coturnix coming, one for the bobwhites, and one for the aggresive bobs. lol
     
  6. Robo

    Robo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Bad idea there, they'll tear eachother to pieces and you'll have some innocent looking bloody bobwhites saying oops, they died but the reason I have blood on me is because I helped them up.
     
  7. JJMR794

    JJMR794 Overrun With Chickens

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    QUAIL WARS!

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  8. deerman

    deerman Rest in Peace 1949-2012

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    Good way to feed the bobs some high protein food...............[​IMG]
     
  9. jm93030

    jm93030 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have 2 Bobs with 19 cotunix since they hatched now they are 3 weeks , so far no problems


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    when they were babys about 1 week old 1 coturnix jumped in the Bobs area (about 40 Bobs) and by the time I noticed the coturnix was bleeding from the beak or the nostrils.
     
  10. JJMR794

    JJMR794 Overrun With Chickens

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