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Quail on the ground?

Discussion in 'Quail' started by badwhiskey, Mar 29, 2013.

  1. badwhiskey

    badwhiskey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would like to know the cheapest outdoor method of keeping quail...hoop house on the ground? Or a hutch on legs...i have a hutch i built 6x2ft but after it was built i was allready 150 bucks into it..
     
  2. TwoCrows

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

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    Nothing is cheap these days unless you have a lot of discarded material laying around out back. But when it comes to keeping live creatures, you need to think of their comfort instead of your wallet. If you can not afford to keep quail, then don't. Sorry to be so harsh, but they rely on you for care. And building the optimum area for them is the utmost important.
     
  3. dc3085

    dc3085 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. badwhiskey

    badwhiskey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I like the hoop house!
     
  5. dc3085

    dc3085 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Cheapest I have found so far an people usually dig the look
     
  6. badwhiskey

    badwhiskey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Please dont confuse cheap with "not taking care of animals...you dont know me or my animals ....now the question was...whats the cheapest way to keep quail" i never said whats the cheapest way to keep quail and neglect them?? If you read my intro..im into bobwhite reintroduction in Texas..thats what im trying to do as is my other niebors..
     
  7. James the Bald

    James the Bald Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You may have posted an "intro", but "the new member intro" doesn't post here in the Quail Forum, so TwoCrows didn't know your intentions, nor did I. Your question mentioned nothing of raising quail to release into the wild. All too often, we have new members whose first question goes along the lines of, "tell me everything you know about quail, because I have some and want to know...". Maybe not those exact words, but that's how it comes across.

    Here is some suggested reading.
     
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    James the Bald Chillin' With My Peeps

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