can doves incubate quail eggs??

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by quailguy, Aug 13, 2011.

  1. quailguy

    quailguy Out Of The Brooder

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    I have alot of doves but not enough quail. So lets say i get some of my quail eggs and set them under my doves will they hatch them out?
     
  2. Gotta Love the Drake

    Gotta Love the Drake Out Of The Brooder

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    I have read here but not posted. There was a thread on the quail forum a week or so ago about someone who had doves hatch a couple of quail eggs. Don't see why it wouldn't work, eggs are about the same size and incubation period is within a few days, at least for Coturnix.
     
  3. jfulcher

    jfulcher Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 24, 2011
    Tucson, AZ 85712
    Search baby spaz button quail on google. It worked for her!!!
     

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