What and when??

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Cynthia12, Sep 26, 2011.

  1. Cynthia12

    Cynthia12 Always Grateful Premium Member

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    What type of sand should I use for my buttons, and what is the right age for them to start? Mine are just over 3 weeks old.
    Thanks!
     
  2. 7L Farm

    7L Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Construction sand will work their ready for a bath.I provide mine with sand they love relaxing on the beach.Its cool they stretch out & you think their dying.
     
  3. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    I usually get play sand in the summer because it's easy to find. I think construction sand would not be as 'smooth', which is fine. They'll eat it like grit so the rougher the better. You can start them whenever you like, usually they start on their own with their food or bedding anyway [​IMG]
     
  4. Cynthia12

    Cynthia12 Always Grateful Premium Member

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    Ok, sand they will get tomorrow. It will be fun to watch. Thanks!
     

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