What can I use to provide heat for my quail?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by shelleyd2008, Dec 28, 2008.

  1. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

    Sep 14, 2008
    Adair Co., KY
    I have 16 button quail that are getting a new (bigger) cage. When it arrives, they will also be going outside. I know I need to cover the cage, but what can I use to provide heat without having a light source?
  2. chevydmax04

    chevydmax04 In the Brooder

    May 14, 2008
    I have a 500W infrared heater that I use when it gets below 20, for 20 and above I have a 100 W red heat lamp. Also my coop is insulated and it stays toasty warm even on the coldest of nights.

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