Why Quail/Pheasants???

Discussion in 'Pheasants and Partridge (Chukar)' started by aaronzclark, Apr 18, 2009.

  1. I have always wondered while I have been in the farming hobby why people keep quail and pheasants I know people eat them do they keep them for pets or what????
    Last edited: Apr 18, 2009

  2. Southernbelle

    Southernbelle Gone Broody

    Mar 17, 2008
    Quail grow fast, take up very little space, eat less, eggs taste good, meat tastes great, easy to kill and dress. I don't eat my chickens, but I raise quail mostly for economical meat.
  3. phishinchicken

    phishinchicken On Vacation

    Jan 23, 2009
    why do people get goldfish?

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