broody button quail

Discussion in 'Quail' started by fowlsessed, Nov 16, 2011.

  1. fowlsessed

    fowlsessed Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 16, 2011
    east Tennessee
    I wanted to start a thread about button quail hatching and raising their own chicks. I would be interested in trying. Maybe somebody can relate, give some tips, advice.
    Last edited: Nov 16, 2011
  2. Stellar

    Stellar The Quail Lady

    Feb 6, 2010
    Tampa Bay
    Button quail can brood and raise their young. Like any bird, some will make better mothers than others. The fathers get involved usually as well which is fun to watch. In some situations, the male needs to be removed, or the young need to be removed when hatched.

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