Shabby Coturnix Roo

Discussion in 'Quail' started by bSaRsVs, Feb 13, 2013.

  1. bSaRsVs

    bSaRsVs New Egg

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    My quail are all about 4 months old, but my roo has started to look really shabby. I assume he is molting, but he is the only one that looks like this. Is he healthy? His vent is fine and his eyes don't look puffy.

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  2. MrNappy

    MrNappy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 23, 2012
    Ajax, Ontario
    Roos mature later, maybe he's still growing feathers? Nervous picker?
     
  3. laseterlass

    laseterlass Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Feed him some seed. BOSS and thistle. The oils are good for skin and plumage.
     

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