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My little quail are gone!

Discussion in 'Quail' started by chicken+quail=luv, Dec 5, 2009.

  1. chicken+quail=luv

    chicken+quail=luv Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 18, 2008
    Strawberry fields.
    So we have a little cage in the garden just for our two little Cortunix Quail, Curly (Female) and Noname (Male. How corny am I?). It was around 60 degrees here one day, so we decided that maybe a little fresh air would do our quail good. Later, when we went to get them, they were gone! [​IMG]

    They're was a rip in the top of the cage and it looked as thought something was trying to dig their way in. They're were no feathers left behind, and this was in broad daylight.

    I hope that they are in a better place now. [​IMG]
  2. zaylinda

    zaylinda Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 29, 2009
    Tacoma WA
    That is so sad! [​IMG]:

    Was there a dog around? I have lost animals like that to dogs before.
  3. 3goodeggs

    3goodeggs pays attention sporadically

    May 22, 2009
    North Central Florida
    I am sorry. That is sad.
  4. Birdman18

    Birdman18 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 8, 2008
    Queens, NY
    [​IMG] I'm so sorry thats sad. I hope you can hunt down the culprit and find out what it was.
    I understand what you are feeling, it feels sad to lose them.
  5. lauramacf

    lauramacf Out Of The Brooder

    Dec 27, 2008
    Webster Groves
    Our broad daylight attacks have been hawks. I'm so sorry this happened to you.

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