VoyForums
[ Show ]
Support VoyForums
[ Shrink ]
VoyForums Announcement: Programming and providing support for this service has been a labor of love since 1997. We are one of the few services online who values our users' privacy, and have never sold your information. We have even fought hard to defend your privacy in legal cases; however, we've done it with almost no financial support -- paying out of pocket to continue providing the service. Due to the issues imposed on us by advertisers, we also stopped hosting most ads on the forums many years ago. We hope you appreciate our efforts.

Show your support by donating any amount. (Note: We are still technically a for-profit company, so your contribution is not tax-deductible.) PayPal Acct: Feedback:

Donate to VoyForums (PayPal):

Login ] [ Main index ] [ Post a new message ] [ Search | Check update time | Archives: 1[2]345678910 ]


[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]

Date Posted: 01:42:45 09/22/10 Wed
Author: Michaela
Author Host/IP: 122.58.142.234
Subject: 2 Things: Food and Housing

Hi there,

Firsty, I have three quail. One silver male, silver female & brown female.
They live in a raised rabbit hutch type house that is boink proof. They have shelves and hidey holes and a floor of wood shavings/chips. It is 120cm and 50cm across.
Firstly, Is this big enough for a trio? I feel it is not, but other quail owners keep trios in even smaller houses.

Secondly, I feed them chopped lettuce, grass, silverbeet and brocilli. Also a boiled egg now and then.
However as there main diet they have specially made quail crumble, 24% protein and 3% calc, however they rarely eat it! It's small enough, try feeding them it in all sorts of ways, but they continue to starve themsleves till i cave and give them millet seed. What can you recomend...? Chick pellets blended up?

Thank you!

[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]


Replies:



Post a message:
This forum requires an account to post.
[ Create Account ]
[ Login ]

Forum timezone: GMT-5
VF Version: 3.00b, ConfDB:
Before posting please read our privacy policy.
VoyForums(tm) is a Free Service from Voyager Info-Systems.
Copyright © 1998-2019 Voyager Info-Systems. All Rights Reserved.