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I think im getting quail next spring! HELP!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by mario49, Dec 24, 2008.

  1. mario49

    mario49 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    OK since i am getting bobwhite quail next spring is theire any diseases that i should watch out for or if i need to give any shots?

    need expert opinion! only![​IMG]:hit
     
  2. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    I have bobwhite and I dont give any shots to them. They are pretty low maintenance. Everyone tells me not to keep them close to chickens because of diseases. And they do better when kept off the ground.
     
  3. mario49

    mario49 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:well i know you medicate chicken water would u do that the same as quail? i think its coalled corrid?
     
  4. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    We just worm ours regularly.
     
  5. mario49

    mario49 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    like 1nce a month or 3 times a year when?
     
  6. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    3 times a year.
     
  7. mario49

    mario49 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thats wat i thought so what kinds of quail do u have and how many?
     
  8. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    I've got Bobwhite. Down to a few of them at the moment.
     
  9. mario49

    mario49 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    im thinkin bout gettin 120 bobwhite or coturnix from ky gamebird.com or sumthin like that. :pbut im leanin twords bobwhite at the moment
     

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