Updated pic's~ Monster Slatebelt Bobwhite

Discussion in 'Quail' started by wilds of pa, Jan 13, 2010.

  1. wilds of pa

    wilds of pa Chillin' With My Peeps

    Heres some updated photos of our Slatebelt Bobwhites, notice they are in a standard size cat litter pan, this is there dust bath pan that i use play sand and a mix of dio earth in for them.. don't think i can breed them much larger than these, guess we'll know after this breeding season starts with them all over again.. this perticular group is in its 4th+ year of production here.. used a mixture of stock to build size and just selected certain breeders for those 4 years..definetly a hand full of bobwhite they are..lol

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    heres the same size litter pan used in my homemade bator..
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    Last edited: Jan 13, 2010
  2. Kullas

    Kullas Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very nice
     
  3. 95yj

    95yj Chillin' With My Peeps

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    nice birds and set up
     
  4. SamG347

    SamG347 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awesome Charlie can I be put on your list for some eggs when they start laying? Let me know what info you need if any via PM [​IMG]
     
  5. Overeasyplz

    Overeasyplz Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 8, 2009
    Leesburg
    They sure are pretty birds.. I'm afraid of them eating each other.. I don't know if I'll ever attempt to raise them!
     
  6. JJMR794

    JJMR794 Overrun With Chickens

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    very nice Charlie--- put me on the egg list too---- right in front of Sam--- he he! [​IMG]
     
  7. wilds of pa

    wilds of pa Chillin' With My Peeps

    Will do fellas on the eggs...

    They are very timid right now in there monster group, but when breeding starts up the females and males will become very territorial, they are in a pen 4ft x 10ft at the moment.. got other pens ready to brake them up when the time comes.. all of our other types of bobs are broken up already. but this batch's time is coming as well...
     
  8. SamG347

    SamG347 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    JJ [​IMG]
     
  9. citalk2much

    citalk2much Twilight Blessings Farm

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    nice!!
     
  10. quailbrain

    quailbrain Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are monsters!
     

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