Candling quail?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Sillystunt, Sep 20, 2009.

  1. Sillystunt

    Sillystunt Master of the Silly

    Jul 11, 2008
    Winter Haven, FL
    What day should i candle quail? Should i even bother? They are jumbo quail
     
  2. Cherlyn

    Cherlyn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Feb 24, 2009
    Alconbury, England
    I candled around Day 7 and could see inside more than half of mine. I had coturnix.

    ~Cherlyn
     
  3. Paganbird

    Paganbird CrescentWood Farm

    Apr 25, 2009
    Western Pa
    I had cortunix & button quail. I could see veining around day 4.
    Button quail (robin-egg-sized) at day 4:
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    The cortunix were easier to candle... because they were bigger.
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  4. Sillystunt

    Sillystunt Master of the Silly

    Jul 11, 2008
    Winter Haven, FL
    That was awesome! Gonna do mine tonight when hubby gets home. Keep u posted, day 7 for me.
     

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