texashuntingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
DJernigan, Deryck, Longaustin90, MarshHunter, Daddyfin
65792 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
dogcatcher 94,369
bill oxner 57,550
stxranchman 55,222
SnakeWrangler 47,150
RKHarm24 44,585
rifleman 44,436
BMD 41,029
Big Orn 37,484
Facebook
Forum Statistics
Forums45
Topics438,018
Posts6,356,181
Members65,792
Most Online16,728
Mar 25th, 2012
Print Thread
Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval #7448879 03/03/19 09:31 PM
Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 13,594
jeh7mmmag Offline OP
gramps
OP Offline
gramps
Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 13,594
Researchers have linked eyeworm and caecal worm infections to the significant crashes in wild quail numbers across the Rolling Plains region in recent times. Eyeworms (pictured here) are believed to hamper the birds' vision, while caecal worms can rob the birds of valuable nutrition/energy, boosting the odds of predation.

https://sportsday.dallasnews.com/ot...ections-texas-wild-quail-awaits-approval


“Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in,
where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.”
~ John Muir
Re: Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval [Re: jeh7mmmag] #7448961 03/03/19 11:18 PM
Joined: Jul 2007
Posts: 4,289
B
bobcat1 Online Content
Extreme Tracker
Online Content
Extreme Tracker
B
Joined: Jul 2007
Posts: 4,289
up up Good article and video.


Bobby Barnett

Re: Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval [Re: jeh7mmmag] #7449053 03/04/19 01:33 AM
Joined: Aug 2013
Posts: 690
D
Drahthaar Offline
Tracker
Offline
Tracker
D
Joined: Aug 2013
Posts: 690
Thank you for sharing. Forrest

Re: Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval [Re: jeh7mmmag] #7449064 03/04/19 01:50 AM
Joined: Nov 2010
Posts: 4,147
S
scalebuster Online Content
Extreme Tracker
Online Content
Extreme Tracker
S
Joined: Nov 2010
Posts: 4,147

Re: Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval [Re: jeh7mmmag] #7449073 03/04/19 02:03 AM
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 5,582
6
68rustbucket Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
Online Content
THF Trophy Hunter
6
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 5,582
Good video, thanks for posting

Re: Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval [Re: 68rustbucket] #7449293 03/04/19 01:42 PM
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 57,550
bill oxner Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 57,550
Originally Posted by 68rustbucket
Good video, thanks for posting


X2


Quail hunting is like walking into, and out of a beautiful painting all day long. Gene Hill


[Linked Image]




Re: Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval [Re: jeh7mmmag] #7449761 03/04/19 07:33 PM
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 323
T
texas wetlands Offline
Bird Dog
Offline
Bird Dog
T
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 323
We would defiantly give this a try if it becomes available.

Re: Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval [Re: jeh7mmmag] #7449775 03/04/19 07:47 PM
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 20,984
Cast Offline
THF Celebrity
Offline
THF Celebrity
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 20,984
Definitely don’t be defiant.


Cast

[Linked Image]

I have a short attention spa
Re: Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval [Re: jeh7mmmag] #7449820 03/04/19 08:32 PM
Joined: Aug 2013
Posts: 1,683
C
cabosandinh Offline
Pro Tracker
Offline
Pro Tracker
C
Joined: Aug 2013
Posts: 1,683
I do know about at least 5000(or much more) of those quails/year are not wild

they were raised in pen then released for hunting purpose

I raise 4 species of quails myself and penned quails are susceptible to worms
if not wormed frequently

Re: Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval [Re: texas wetlands] #7450588 03/05/19 02:36 PM
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 323
T
texas wetlands Offline
Bird Dog
Offline
Bird Dog
T
Joined: Jan 2013
Posts: 323
Originally Posted by texas wetlands
We would defiantly give this a try if it becomes available.


oops! We will definitely give it a shot !

Re: Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval [Re: jeh7mmmag] #7452817 03/07/19 04:44 PM
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 329
M
Mopar 512 Offline
Bird Dog
Offline
Bird Dog
M
Joined: Oct 2011
Posts: 329
Would this medicated feed be something similar to milo with the medication in it? Maybe something you could put in a feeder?


Re: Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval [Re: jeh7mmmag] #7452844 03/07/19 05:16 PM
Joined: Jul 2009
Posts: 68
R
reprobate Offline
Outdoorsman
Offline
Outdoorsman
R
Joined: Jul 2009
Posts: 68
What medication is in the quail guard? If it is something like ivermectin, one could mix his on and save many dollars.

Re: Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval [Re: jeh7mmmag] #7453552 03/08/19 02:28 PM
Joined: Nov 2014
Posts: 380
C
Chuckw Offline
Bird Dog
Offline
Bird Dog
C
Joined: Nov 2014
Posts: 380
I'm all for anything that improves the numbers, however, we need to be EXTREMELY careful messing with mother nature. What if the wild birds are forming a natural defense and we interfere setting back that evolution exponentially?

Re: Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval [Re: Chuckw] #7456619 03/12/19 03:48 PM
Joined: Aug 2016
Posts: 666
T
TKandMike Offline
Tracker
Offline
Tracker
T
Joined: Aug 2016
Posts: 666
Originally Posted by Chuckw
I'm all for anything that improves the numbers, however, we need to be EXTREMELY careful messing with mother nature. What if the wild birds are forming a natural defense and we interfere setting back that evolution exponentially?


That's a great point.

Re: Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval [Re: jeh7mmmag] #7457948 03/14/19 01:43 AM
Joined: Mar 2017
Posts: 184
T
TruckMan66 Offline
Woodsman
Offline
Woodsman
T
Joined: Mar 2017
Posts: 184
Cool.

Re: Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval [Re: jeh7mmmag] #7461893 03/18/19 10:49 PM
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 4,638
T
Tactical Cowboy Online Content
Extreme Tracker
Online Content
Extreme Tracker
T
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 4,638
Surely worms are not a new development. How did quail survive before we found the worms?


The secret to a long life is to try not to shorten it.
Re: Medicated feed for treating parasitic infections in Texas' wild quail awaits approval [Re: Tactical Cowboy] #7461930 03/18/19 11:17 PM
Joined: Nov 2010
Posts: 4,147
S
scalebuster Online Content
Extreme Tracker
Online Content
Extreme Tracker
S
Joined: Nov 2010
Posts: 4,147
Originally Posted by Tactical Cowboy
Surely worms are not a new development. How did quail survive before we found the worms?


10 years ago was the first time I killed a Quail missing an eye with worms crawling out of it.

Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

© 2004-2019 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3