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Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by qhluvr34, Jan 21, 2009.

  1. qhluvr34

    qhluvr34 Songster

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    At what age to button quail start laying eggs?
     
  2. UrbanMama

    UrbanMama Gone Country....

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    They can lay any time after 6 weeks...but mine didn't start until around the 8-10 week mark [​IMG]
     
  3. qhluvr34

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    Thanks. I have one that was hatched Nov 12th, and when my daughter was feeding it noticed something in the cage, it was an egg. Found another one last night. Thought she was to young to start laying yet. Man, they grow up fast.
     
  4. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    Mine hatched around Thanksgiving, and i got my first egg today. [​IMG]
     

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