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My coturnix quail are laying green and purple eggs!!!

Discussion in 'Quail' started by iheartquail, Aug 24, 2013.

  1. iheartquail

    iheartquail Out Of The Brooder

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    All of the sudden my coturnix quail are laying very bright eggs. Purple and green. What's the deal with this??? [​IMG]
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  2. lagpmgdsls

    lagpmgdsls Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I had a green egg the other day as well.....not sure why. I occasionally will have all white egg....someone forgets to put the spots on befre they lay.
     
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  3. satay

    satay oz-e-chick

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    Not sure why they change but I have had ones like that too. Once I got one as dark as a marans egg.
     
  4. iheartquail

    iheartquail Out Of The Brooder

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    Yeah, I've been getting some of those too lately.
     

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