ABOUT QUAIL SAFE®
Quail Safe® is a company dedicated to the preservation of wild quail populations through the use of modern science and technology. The Quail Safe team is made up of wildlife experts and engineers, we are invested in the advancement of wildlife management through cutting-edge research and development.
What about parasites?
The eyeworm feeds on tissues and glands within the eyes and nasal sinuses.
Loss of Vision
96% related at the DNA level to the Loa loa, a central African human eyeworm known to cause blindness.
Up to 1,700 found in a single bird, these worms suck nutrients and impede digestion in a quail.
What can you do?
Invest in the future of feeding wild quail. Year round supplemental feeding is suggested through our feed delivery system.
Administer QuailGuard™ during suggested treatment periods. QuailGuard™ should be administered through a targeting system such as QUAIL SAFE™.
"Fighting Against Parasites in Wild Quail"
A film about the Wildlife Toxicology Lab at Texas Tech University
More about QuailGuard™ :
QuailGuard™ is the first medicated feed developed for the treatment of parasitic infection in wild quail in North America. In the development phase, this feed has been shown to be very effective in treating parasitic infections including eyeworms and caecal worms in wild quail. This feed is expected to be available to the public in late 2023.
For more info visit: wildlifetoxicologylab.org