Does a 1 day old button quail with a bib mean.....

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Bryam, Jan 29, 2015.

  1. Bryam

    Bryam Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello!
    I had some day old button quail chicks hatch yesterday and I know they are blue faces, but they have a yellow bib under their chins. Does this mean they are males? [​IMG]
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  2. GrandmaBird

    GrandmaBird Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No, you will most likely need to wait for the adult feathers to come in at about 5-6 weeks. sometimes you can tell before, like 4 weeks. Good luck.
     
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  3. Bryam

    Bryam Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks! Those blue face are tuff to sex at a young age.
     

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