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Help!! Quail problem

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Roseandspice, Dec 6, 2013.

  1. Roseandspice

    Roseandspice Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello everyone!!!!! I love raising my chickens!! So I have decided to move up to having chickens,Turkeys and Quail:) only one problem... is it legal to keep them?? I live in malvern Arkansas, can I get some from a breeder or not?..
     
  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Yes it is very legal. As long as your township allows poultry, quail are perfectly legal. If you keep Coturnix or Button quail, you do not need a permit. Bobwhites, Gambels, California's, Blue Scale, etc...you will need a permit from your game and fish. :)
     
  3. Roseandspice

    Roseandspice Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you so much!!! I am going to get a permit from game and fish and then order some bobwhites:) do u know how much the permit is??
     
  4. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Each state and town is different. So you need to contact your town hall or better yet, your state game and fish. The permit will not break your wallet, but the forms might kill you. LOL
     
  5. Roseandspice

    Roseandspice Out Of The Brooder

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    Lol I have two game and fish officers that live down my road so I will ask them:) thak you for the help!!!!
     

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