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button quail question

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Godsgrl, Aug 26, 2011.

  1. Godsgrl

    Godsgrl Ostrich wrangler

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    I have heard that only male buttons make the "Darth Vader" growling sound, and it is done when they want a mate. Is this true, or can both sexes do this? Thank you!!
     
  2. Stellar

    Stellar The Quail Lady

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    Males make the wind sound
     
  3. Godsgrl

    Godsgrl Ostrich wrangler

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    Okay, thank you.
     
  4. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    Yes, only males. If you have any trouble discerning the male's 'crow' you can check out the "Do's and Don'ts of Button Quail" sticky at the top of the Quail forum, there are links to Youtube videos on that thread [​IMG]
     

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