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The Omlet Guide to Keeping Quail

What's not to love about quail? Small and perfectly formed, they are prolific egg layers and easy to keep. This great guide is full of advice, tips and essential information covering everything you need to know about quail. You will find information on feeding, health checks, seasonal care as well as fantastic facts about quail. For example did you know that the egyptians were such admirers that they gave the quail it's own heiroglyphic? Click on the image on the left to find out much more.

Customer Images

Baby chicks
Chickens in coop
Chicken in basket
Omlet green Eglu Go plastic chicken coop
Chickens in Omlet walk in chicken run
Chickens inside of Omlet Eglu Cube large chicken coop
My Japanese Quails!
Pecking Order!!
Dust bath!
Japanese Quail Chick
Bird egg
Rice cake
Sweet pea
Inquisitive male quail
Male Coturnix Quail
Quail chicks
Italian Coturnix Quail
Black grey and white birds in a cage looking outwards
Quail are excellent pets small, funny, friendly lay lots of eggs! And their poops are dry and not wet and sticky like chickens !
New here
I am new :)
Protection against cats
Snowflake quail
Some chicks hatched last year
Frida Quailo in her new home. Rescued from a shelter.
Coturnix Quail being casual
Baby Japanese Quail
Regan, April, Reyhan, Brandyn with chickens
some day old quails
a jumbo giant quail
There is always one looking attention
a baby quail
Coturnix Quail chicks
Quail Chicks
A brown white and yellow quail in a garden
one down, eleven to go.
Quails protected in their eglu
on the grass
Male courtex quail
Week old Japanese Quail
Italian & Farrow Quail
on the grass
inquisitive chicks in the brooder
Quails enjoying something new!
my japanese quail boy by charlotte
Coturnix Quail
First  day in their new home


Charlotte, 23 March 2024

All these people asking for help in the comments, i advise you to join fb groups. I run "quails in the uk/quails uk" and we would be happy to advise you on how to care for various breeds.

Bijan, 24 May 2020

How can i get feeds for quail. Thanks

Derek, 18 February 2020

Advice on breeding quail

Harmoni, 22 June 2019

Hi I am a owner of a quail I’ve had it’s for about a year but for the last day or so it has stoped eating and drinking it’s also staying in one place and is unable to stand up or walk I am very worried that it’s is in pain if anyone has and advice please let me know ASAP

Bernard, 19 June 2019

Needs guidance on how to keep quails