How do Coturnix quail withstand the heat

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Quailer21, Aug 27, 2011.

  1. Quailer21

    Quailer21 Chirping

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    How hot can it be before the coturnix quail start to drop like flies?[​IMG]
     

  2. CelticOaksFarm

    CelticOaksFarm Family owned, family run

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    We are in FL, have had temps mid to upper 90's with no issues here. They have lots of shade and 5 water stations too.
     
  3. 7L Farm

    7L Farm Songster

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    Triple digits forever here. Ice water twice a day. Do not let them run out of water or feed.
     
  4. MobyQuail

    MobyQuail c. giganticus

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    Quote:X2 constantly giving fresh cold water also have oscillating fans on mine. Central Florida checking in here at 95+ lately.
     

  5. JJMR794

    JJMR794 Crowing

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    They Seem To Tolerate Heat Better Than Many Other Speces Of Bird. Shade + Constant Water Are Keys. Your Near The Coast So You Should Have Decent Seas Breeze That Will Help Them Tolerate Heat
     

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