Taming Quail Chicks

Taming quail chicks requires;

  • Lots of time – frequent and daily contact is needed.
  • Daily contact with the quail chicks – frequently handling, feeding, playing and talking to the chicks throughout the day.
  • Frequent handling of the quail chicks – at least 3 times a day.
  • Hand feeding the quail chicks – placing chick crumbs or lettuce on your hand and letting the chicks eat from the hand.

Japanese Quail Chicks
Japanese Quail Chicks
  • Letting the quail chicks associate you with feeding – call the chick when you want to feed them and then let the chicks feed from your hand.
  • Time to play with the quail chicks – handle the chicks gently, let them get used to your hands and being picked up or stroked.

Do you have any tips for taming quail?

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