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Quail Chicks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by quailtails, May 24, 2016.

  1. quailtails

    quailtails New Egg

    May 24, 2016
    Hello! I am new to this and was looking for some help. I just got a straight run of 60 quail chicks because my family and I wanted some quail for eggs. The only problem is what should I do with the male quail?? We planned on keeping the females inside the coop but we are not sure what to do with the males! Any suggestions??
  2. Jensownzoo

    Jensownzoo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 7, 2016
    Saint Louis, MO
    Well, if you eventually want quail babies, you keep 1 male per 5 females. Other than that, I think the males are mostly used for meat?
  3. Tabasco Jack

    Tabasco Jack Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 20, 2013
    Draketown, GA

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