Newest Button Quail chick also doing the male call!

Discussion in 'Quail' started by monarc23, Sep 16, 2008.

  1. monarc23

    monarc23 Coturnix Obsessed

    Jul 18, 2008
    Indiana, Pennsylvania
    Soo again, my second ever hatching of a button quail, I was sooo hoping it was a hen [​IMG] but guess what it started doing just 2 days ago!?! "wee woo woo!" Another male? I assume so... Pippin turned out to be a male just like i assumed from his very early (3 days old) calling, and now "Chaos" is calling too..garH! Only thing I can guess why other Button Quail breeders don't attess to knowing male from female at a young age by their call is that both hatches i've had of Button quail, only one chick per clutch sucessfully hatched... so yep Chaos is also alone. Only reason i can gather I can pretty much tell the sex on my buttons so young wow. got 3 bq eggs due on friday though so hopefully Chaos will get some buddies then. [​IMG]


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