What Do Quail Eat?

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Some of the foods that are eaten by quails include small parrot, insects, vegetables, and seeding grasses. They scuff their foods like chooks. However, clean fresh supply of water should at all times be presented.
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The quails like to nest in open grasslands and forest clearings leaving them open to attacks from predators. Domestic animals such as cats are more than big enough to hunt quails
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Foxes, Coyotes, Raccoons, Skunks, Ferrel Cats, and magpies and crows will eat their young and their eggs.
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Quails are seed eaters but will also take insects and similar small prey.
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Quail (plural) diet varies upon region and type. Typically Blue Scaled and Bobwhite quail forage consits of small grains and insects.
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Quails eat insects and seeds.
Quails normally feed on parrots. These animals can also be fed on insects, some vegetables, seeding grasses and sometimes a pre-mix soft food. They should also be provided with supplements to boost their immunity system.
Quail are herbivorous birds, so they only eat plant matter. Their diet changes somewhat based on the season. They can eat a variety of plants, including salvia, rubus and lotus. You can find more information here: http://www.laspilitas.com/California_birds/Quail/California_Quail_in_your_garden.htm
Quail's love seeds. They will eat what falls out of a bird feeder to the ground. Seeds like, cracked corn. But they will also eat insects, acorns and alfalfa leaves.
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