Coturnix hatching eggs

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  1. BlueBirdChick

    BlueBirdChick On Vacation

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    K ill be getting four eggs in the mail and with a incubator my question is how long does it take to hatch for them how many days? this is my first time hatching quail eggs. please help
     
  2. Rebel Rooster

    Rebel Rooster I Will Love! :)

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    Coturnix take 16 to 18 days to hatch... I stop turning @ day 15... [​IMG]
     
  3. BlueBirdChick

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    cool thanks [​IMG]
     
  4. aprophet

    aprophet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    are you getting coturnix or bobs in the incubator deal bobs will be white like a chicken egg coturnix will be brown with a mottled appearance
     
  5. BlueBirdChick

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    coturnix [​IMG] yeah just four of them
     
  6. Stellar

    Stellar The Quail Lady

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    If you want more coturnix eggs let me know [​IMG]
     
  7. BlueBirdChick

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    Sure ill let ya know if the ones I have hatch if not Ill let yea know [​IMG] thankyou
     
  8. BlueBirdChick

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    okay i got sent bobwhite ones [​IMG] but thats okay I guess he didnt have anymore pharaoh so
     
  9. JJMR794

    JJMR794 Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:SAME TEMP AND HUMIDITY INCUBATE 23-24 DAYS. STOP TURNING BEGINNING OF DAY 21. WHEN THEY HATCH IT WILL BE LIKE POPCORN IN THE MICROWAVE--- ALMOST LIKE SYNCHRONIZED HATCHING--- OH YEAH, BECAREFUL BECAUSE THEY ARE TINY AT HATCH AND WICKED FAST WITH BUILT IN 4WHEEL DRIVE. [​IMG]
     
  10. BlueBirdChick

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    Quote:SAME TEMP AND HUMIDITY INCUBATE 23-24 DAYS. STOP TURNING BEGINNING OF DAY 21. WHEN THEY HATCH IT WILL BE LIKE POPCORN IN THE MICROWAVE--- ALMOST LIKE SYNCHRONIZED HATCHING--- OH YEAH, BECAREFUL BECAUSE THEY ARE TINY AT HATCH AND WICKED FAST WITH BUILT IN 4WHEEL DRIVE. [​IMG]

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    thats funny yeah i cant wait for this. I saw how tiny they are wow tiny little things.. but ADROABLE
     

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