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New quail owner brisbane

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by quailos, Oct 28, 2014.

  1. quailos

    quailos New Egg

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    Had jap quails for a few months now and decided to finally join the forum after reading it continuously before and during the initial purchase of the birds. I have 4 of them but hope to have more and introduce a new male to start breeding eventually. My male actually got hawked through the gap in the cage so i replaced him with a really cool "silver wild" female.

    Any tips or anything i should consider would be great. Thanks
     
  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    I don't know much about quail, but there are others on BYC who do. I would advise posting your questions in the Quail section of the forums: Quail

    Good luck!
     
  3. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC![​IMG] We're glad to have you.

    Yes, I would post in the Quail section. I've never raised quail before.

    Good luck with them!
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you decided to join us. I'm a chook person and don't know much about quail (never had any), but they are sure cute little birds. Definitely post on the quail link that BantamLover21 left you with and take advantage of our quail experts there. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Cheers.
     
  6. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Quail are fun birds to keep! I keep Bobwhites and have for about a decade. Cool birds to raise!

    Definitely stop by our quail section for some quail talk.

    Welcome to our flock!
     
  7. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  8. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to Backyard chickens. I'm sure the quail folks can help you out. Also try "Australia, six states and one funny little island." I'm sure other aussies have quail as well and know a lot more about raising them in your climate.
     

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