Questions About Feed

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Robo, Aug 29, 2010.

  1. Robo

    Robo Songster

    Jul 15, 2010
    Knoxville,TN
    I have been all my coturnix quail the wrong thing. I feed themn Purina Game bird Startena. I just found out that it is medicated. Is this bad? I also feed this to my breeders. It has 30% protein. Is this too much? Thanks.
     
  2. Whitehouse Quail

    Whitehouse Quail Songster

    Jul 1, 2009
    Michigan
    No % of protein is too high! [​IMG]

    And, medicated will cause sterility in males, and other nasty problems later, so I wouldn't reccomend it. See if you can get the same thing minus the medication? Good luck!
     
  3. Stellar

    Stellar The Quail Lady

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    The protein level is fine.

    the medicated is what I am worried about in your case.
     

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