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red breasted Japanese????

Discussion in 'Quail' started by camchick, Jan 13, 2012.

  1. camchick

    camchick Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi guys

    ive just been offered a red breasted Japanese quail to add to my current collection of cots... Has anyone heard of a red breasted cot? And if you have pics that would be great
     
  2. Mibotsu

    Mibotsu Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 23, 2011
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    this is a photo of a few week old red range cot, thats PROBABLY what they are talking about
     
    Last edited: Jan 14, 2012
  3. Stellar

    Stellar The Quail Lady

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    Or the rust breast on a male? I don't know.
     
  4. JJMR794

    JJMR794 Overrun With Chickens

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    NEVER HEARD OF IT.... BUT THEN FOLKS CALL THEM ALL KINDS OF CRAZY NAMES REGIONALLY
     
  5. Mibotsu

    Mibotsu Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 23, 2011
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    and why arn't img tags working....
     
  6. Mibotsu

    Mibotsu Chillin' With My Peeps

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    maybe the mixed up Chinese with Japanese
     
  7. camchick

    camchick Out Of The Brooder

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    Apparently its the size of a jumbo with a standard colour back and a 'red' breast. I get it in 2 days so ill post a pic
     
  8. JJMR794

    JJMR794 Overrun With Chickens

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    UMMM HATE TO SAY IT BUT THATS A STANDARD COTURNIX ROO...
     
  9. Mibotsu

    Mibotsu Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 23, 2011
    Balbriggan, Ireland
    ditto.
     
  10. plecostrum

    plecostrum Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Could it be a normal red chested male. SPeckly cream female.
    Can u get photos ?


    http://www.thatquailplace.com/quail/coturn1.htm
    shows near bottom red breasted male - courtnix brown.



    You want silver tux or pied like on left

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    I have some range which I say cinnamon but under feathers are grey.
     

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