Suet blocks for Quail?

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Plain_View_Farm, Dec 28, 2009.

  1. Plain_View_Farm

    Plain_View_Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My DW buys and makes Suet Blocks for the wild birds and I'm wondering now if they could be given to Coturnix and Bob White Quail? They contain fat ( lard most likely) Peanut Butter, Corn Meal and various Wild Bird Seeds like Sunflower. DW adds Bacon Grease to hers.
    Any advice?

    David
     
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  2. kooltex

    kooltex Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've wondered about giving suet too. I think they would probably like it.
     
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  3. JJMR794

    JJMR794 Overrun With Chickens

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    David Do A Lil Research.... So Long As The Block Doesnt Contain Any Harmful Seeds Or Other Ingredients I Cant See What It Would Hurt....
     
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  4. Tony K T

    Tony K T Overrun With Chickens

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    Absolutely they love suet.It may take them a day or 2,but when they start it will be gone fast.Don't feed it to them to much maybe once a month as it is fat.Plenty of fruits and veggies too.
    In N.H.,Tony.
     
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  5. JJMR794

    JJMR794 Overrun With Chickens

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    Hey There Ya Go! Thats 1 Way To Break That 16oz Mark With Coturnix! (they May Be Morbidly Obese Coturnix But Hey Look It How Big Them Dudes Are [​IMG])
     
  6. wing it

    wing it Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have feed my bobs suet for some time, they love it and nothing bad has come of it
     
  7. 95yj

    95yj Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:harmfull seeds or other ingredients... define harmfull, and other ingredients... jk, i'll check to make sure rat poisen isn't #2 on the ingredient list
     
  8. Overeasyplz

    Overeasyplz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:LOL morbidly obese quail..hey man the harpoons!
     
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