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Help Sexing

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Adri_San27, Oct 6, 2009.

  1. Adri_San27

    Adri_San27 In the Brooder

    Sep 13, 2009
    Pullman, WA
    I need help sexing my brown coturnix's! They are 4 1/2 weeks old. I know that males have a rusty breast, and females have the black spotty breasts. I'm confused because a lot of my chicks have a spotted AND rusty colored breast. Would these guys be male or females??

  2. deerman

    deerman Rest in Peace 1949-2012

    Aug 24, 2008
    Southern Ohio
    males have the darker brown, chin and front neck feathers, they have spots also. Pics ??

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