Color of a Button Quail

Discussion in 'Quail' started by taprock, Nov 3, 2012.

  1. taprock

    taprock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Our pair hatched out some babies and we are not sure what color the light ones are. I have been so impressed with what great parents they have been.

    Mom and Dad

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    This is the one I don't know the color of.
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  2. Magic Birdie

    Magic Birdie Overrun With Chickens

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    Wow, they're beautiful :love
     
  3. gorabbitgo

    gorabbitgo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Wow. You're very lucky!
    Congrats to you and your good little parent birds!

    I think those light babies are cinnamon? I could be wrong. Somebody else wanna weigh in here?
     
  4. GrandmaBird

    GrandmaBird Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hard to tell yet give them 8-10 weeks. They look like a few cinnamon tuxedos but ya just never know. they look happy!
     
  5. taprock

    taprock Chillin' With My Peeps

    My first guess was cinnamon but they are a bit lighter than another pair of cinnamon that we have. Do all chicks have white wings?
     
  6. GrandmaBird

    GrandmaBird Chillin' With My Peeps

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    just a sign of how young they are. they will change again before adult colors are true around 9-12 weeks. The face feathers are the last to change and the wings are the first. Love the tux they are so pretty.[​IMG]
     
  7. FaerieFinch

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    No matter what they are, they are beautiful! [​IMG]
     

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