FEATHERY FRIDAY #71
We’re going to the state of California to meet today’s Feathery friend. Who’s up for today’s adventure? Let’s do this!
MEET THE CALIFORNIA QUAIL!
Mexico/ desert, scrub, forests
Diet: herbivore: seeds, leaves, bulbs
Length/Weight: 10”/6 oz
Conservation Status: common
- California Quails have a long tear drop shaped crest on their head.
- They have scaly plumage on their bellies.
- California Quails are very shy.
- California quails live in small flocks.
- They are often heard before they are scene.
California quails are so cute with their little crest of feathers. Their call is also funny; some people say they sound like they’re saying Chicago!