duck, chicken, quail housing pic's

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by SportTees, Aug 26, 2008.

  1. SportTees

    SportTees Chillin' With My Peeps

    what do you think about these?

    quail pens- There are two of these facing each other and draped with bird netting (like small flight pen)
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    Chicken tractor
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    (My duck pen is in the background)
     
  2. SportTees

    SportTees Chillin' With My Peeps

    Please tell me what ya think-- Its my first attempts at cages.
     
  3. SamG347

    SamG347 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 4, 2007
    PA
    Look good to me! Especially like the Coturnix cage!
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  4. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    I would like to see more of the quail cages.
     
  5. SportTees

    SportTees Chillin' With My Peeps

    Here are a few more pics

    Here is the other quail cage

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    Here is the big pic of both with netting between

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    From time to time they end up in my 13x14 ft duck pen. They get along well with the ducks. I thought about maybe putting them in with the ducks for winter instead of leaving them in the raised pen (because of drafts)?
     
  6. SportTees

    SportTees Chillin' With My Peeps

    Any Opinions??
     
  7. chickensandmore

    chickensandmore Chillin' With My Peeps

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    it all looks good to me, of course I don't know anything about quail.. just what I have read online..I had never read anything about a flight pen..do they need it? I was thinking about getting some just never have yet..

    I also see that you have Ducks..I just received 12 in the mail this morning they are Pekin, what type do you have? is your laying yet? could you tell me alittle about housing and nesting boxes?.. in the past I only had 1 or 2 ducks at a time and they stayed with the chickens so I didn't do anything special for them..this time I want them in their own pen, so I can hatch off some eggs and sell the rest..

    TIA for any info you might send my way

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  8. SportTees

    SportTees Chillin' With My Peeps

    This is were my ducks live for now ( The water isn't usually that muddy but it had just got done raining for 3 days straight when I took the pic) They love the dog house-- They go in it at night and anytime they are scared.
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    My cat Guarding the ducks
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    Mine are some kind of mixed breed.
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