button quail sad story

Discussion in 'Quail' started by kenazzo2000, Mar 17, 2013.

  1. kenazzo2000

    kenazzo2000 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well about a month ago i bought 3 button quails 2 males 1 female they were inported from uk. The female was my favorite she was white with blackish back she started laying i got 6 eggs next day i went to see them disaster i found her dead with a small egg near i was shocked. Eggs are in the incubator hope they hatch hope there fertile, wish me luck
     
  2. kenazzo2000

    kenazzo2000 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just candled the eggs there fertile atlest ill have some of her chicks to remember her
     
  3. GrandmaBird

    GrandmaBird Chillin' With My Peeps

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    please be sure that you have one male and one female next time as the males can be overly aggressive and compete for her thus killing her. or each other.
     
  4. kenazzo2000

    kenazzo2000 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    no she was with one male the other male is with another female
     
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  5. kenazzo2000

    kenazzo2000 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    8 days passed i candled still kicking i bet shes watching them from heven
     
  6. freeflyin

    freeflyin Out Of The Brooder

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    How did she die?
     
  7. kenazzo2000

    kenazzo2000 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have no idea how she died i was very sad hope they hatch
     
  8. kenazzo2000

    kenazzo2000 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    5 days t go waiting
     
  9. freeflyin

    freeflyin Out Of The Brooder

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    You should post a pic of your little egg that's waiting to hatch!
     
  10. kenazzo2000

    kenazzo2000 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'll take a pic and post it
     

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