Male or Female Coturnix

Discussion in 'Quail' started by critterluv, Mar 17, 2009.

  1. critterluv

    critterluv Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How do you tell the roo's from the hen's,I have the brown and some goldens.
     
  2. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    Check out the sticky at the top of the page, monarc has some good pics on that thread.

    The males will have a mostly solid colored breast, the females have black spots on a tan background. [​IMG]
     
  3. critterluv

    critterluv Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank's for the info,that answered my questions to a tee.
     
  4. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    Quote:No problem, lucky you! You have two colors that are easy to sex! [​IMG]
     

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