New from So Cal!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by lizzabetty, Jul 21, 2011.

  1. lizzabetty

    lizzabetty New Egg

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    I'm new to this and am on here because I need professional help with my new "family". My dog found a bird in our backyard, and we decided to keep it. After much research we found it is a female cortunix quail and she is the tamest thing! 3 days later a neighbor came over and said he had found one in his backyard so we said we'd take it. It turned out to be a male! A week later the female started laying eggs and so we decided to get an incubator. 1st egg started to hatch but didn't make it out.. so we put 4 more eggs in, one hatched of that bunch July 21, 2011 and is doing AMAZING, 2nd one hatched 2 days later and is a little "different", He has a crooked neck and curled feet (which I now have taped with bandaids after much research about that) I've posted another post about my concerns for this little one as I don't know what's best for him. I love all of them and am very familiar with animals and farm animals, my mom worked with birds and was a vet assistant and worked with many animals. We love all of our animals and I'm hoping to find some new information to add onto my knowledge!
    Thanks! [​IMG] Would love some insight and help on our "different" baby named Iigor.
     
  2. wava1vaughn

    wava1vaughn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi from Ga. Welcome aboard good luck with the little ones. [​IMG]
     
  3. ghillie

    ghillie Hen Pecked

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  4. Pam_x

    Pam_x Out Of The Brooder

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    Welcome to the group hun i'm new here has well and i have two chickens in my backyard..
    luv
    pam x
     
  5. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  6. texasgal

    texasgal Brood with an Attitude

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    A big Texas-sized [​IMG]

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  7. Cadjien_De_Louisiane

    Cadjien_De_Louisiane SWLA Gamefowl Breeder

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    Welcome from Louisiana
     
  8. FarmCoe

    FarmCoe Flock Mistress

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    Congradulations on your quail! [​IMG]
     
  9. FeatheredObsessions

    FeatheredObsessions Chillin' With My Peeps

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  10. RSFChicks

    RSFChicks Out Of The Brooder

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