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Button Quail Eye Discharge

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Griffin Nest, Jun 22, 2011.

  1. Griffin Nest

    Griffin Nest Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 7, 2010
    I've had my beautiful button quail Taquito since he was born last year. He's always so laid back and falls asleep when I hold him and cries when I'm gone. Ever since he was hatched his right eye has always watered. At first I thought it was allergies, but none of the others had it. I thought it would go away but he's had it for a year. He always closes it and I clean it once a week. Why does this happen?

    He's always been a strange one. He is the one that hatched last and couldn't walk for a week after he hatched. He doesn't mate either. I have him in a large cage with 2 other button quail (totally unrelated) and I've been incubating their eggs and they're always empty. He's not territorial at ALL and doesn't fight like my other males do. But I guess that would be a good thing [​IMG]

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