Show me your quail pens!!!

Discussion in 'Quail' started by 1lpoock, Dec 30, 2009.

  1. 1lpoock

    1lpoock Spruce Creek Waterfowl

    Apr 20, 2009
    Sandusky, Ohio
    I've got some eggs in the bator and I'm looking for some ideas...thanks!
    Last edited by a moderator: Sep 8, 2016
  2. wing it

    wing it Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 13, 2009
    long island
    nice pens have to make one up myself
  3. SamG347

    SamG347 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 4, 2007
    I have a bunch of different cages I use...I use to have quail breeding cages that I had custom made but sold them after I got out of quail this fall. But will be breeding a small number of bobwhite and maybe coturnix again here.
    Here is my main cage...
  4. Kullas

    Kullas Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 23, 2009
    Ellijay Ga.
    Here is mine

  5. Overeasyplz

    Overeasyplz Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 8, 2009
    ooh more please! These are very nice!
  6. ice329

    ice329 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 23, 2009
    SAMG thats a nice pen...
    1 person likes this.
  7. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

    Oct 2, 2008
    I have a quad in a plain old generic cage for now
    In spring they will go out in to a converted dog kennel with a hoop and netting roof.
    Last edited: Jan 1, 2010
  8. oldguy

    oldguy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 11, 2009
    These guys have the best pen set up i have seen for growing out
    it's a bit large for the hobby producer but you could always scale down

    At one time i had online plans for a breeder pen where the eggs rolled out on a sloped wire mesh floor 4 feet deep. I think i could make something like that that would work well for egg gathering.
    is really quite amazing to me and if i ever get very big i would have to try this water system out.
  9. Barred Rocker

    Barred Rocker cracked egg

    Jul 15, 2009
    King and Queen Co, Va
  10. 1lpoock

    1lpoock Spruce Creek Waterfowl

    Apr 20, 2009
    Sandusky, Ohio
    Wow these are really nice...keep em problem is that I have to build something for my button quail, but it gets below freezing here throughout the winter. I have heard that buttons are not cold hardy. I'm thinking of putting a cage on the straw in my chicken coop, it usually stays above freezing in there.

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by