When do male button quail get the blue and red colors?

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Apr 20, 2015
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I've seen red feathers as early as 3 weeks and as late as 5-6 weeks. Usually I can sex buttons at 4 weeks, but occasionally I've had one I thought was female at 4 weeks, only to find red feathers a week or so later. At 6-8 weeks they should have their full adult colors.
 

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