On 6/25/05, Nuzzy wrote:
> We just adopted a Quaker from the shelter, but they have no
> idea how old she is. Know its a female becauwe the first
> night she was here she layed an egg. So i guess my question
> is, is there any way to tell how old they are.
Somewhere between 2 and 20. :-D
Seriously,once a Quaker weans out,they look full grown,so if
the bird is not banded or chipped,there is no way of telling.
Most Q's get sexually mature enough to lay eggs around 2
years old,and I have heard of them laying up until they were