What do quails eat?

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Quails spend very little time in the air or in the water but spend a lot of time on the ground. They will eat plants, seeds, low hanging fruits, flowers, and leaves. Young quail will eat an occasional insect.
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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.
A quail will mostly eat seeds, including acorns. Other common foods are alfalfa sprouts, cabbage, small insects, and, on occasion, small amounts of grass.It is important that a quail be fed many insects during the first few days of its life - though quail are mostly herbivorous, protein is important to their growth.
The diet of the quail varies depending upon the time of year or the individual's age or sex. Quail mostly eat seeds, but sometimes they will eat invertebrate animals. You can find more information here: http://home.flash.net/˜falline/ocrQuail.htm
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