What to put in the pen....

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by SamG347, Aug 8, 2007.

  1. SamG347

    SamG347 Songster

    Mar 4, 2007
    For button quail to dust in? I was thinking maybe DE? But Im not sure. Maybe just a mix of dirt and sand?
    Thanks yall [​IMG]
    Last edited: Aug 8, 2007
  2. Hi Sam! I put a shallow pan with dirt / sand in the cage. They dust bathe and eat the little goodies they find.
    I sprinkle powdered egg shells over the sand in the cages with 'laying age' girls to help with calcium (and they have cuttle bones too).


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