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Discussion in 'Quail' started by swheat, Aug 19, 2011.

  1. swheat

    swheat The Bantam Barn

    Mar 18, 2008
    Alabama
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    I have already got 19 :jumpyhatched from 25 eggs so far, but they were due on Monday...I'd say these quail are roaring and ready to go..[​IMG] These were Jumbo Coturnix...I got caught off guard too, they were still in the auto-turner, I had planned to put them in the hatching tray tonight, so instead I put chicks in the hatching tray...LOL Got 6 left unhatched...hoping they want come on out an play.. too ! [​IMG]

    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] ,These were my last quail eggs I have set....What do I tell the doctor ? and got any idea to which medication for withdrawal that works ! [​IMG][​IMG] [​IMG]

    Probably be late tomorrow before I can get any pics, but I post some. [​IMG]
     

  2. Fat Daddy

    Fat Daddy Crowing

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    Quote:Hey Steve,
    Sometimes they have there own schedule, hua. Sounds like it worked out fine thou....

    No eggs in the bator, gives ya sort of a empty, dangle'n feel'n dont it.... I'v been waiting for the feelin to pass, but it has'nt yet. The twitch has calmed just a bit thou... [​IMG] Good luck, Bill
     
  3. Stellar

    Stellar The Quail Lady

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    No bator should be empty, NEVER [​IMG]
     
  4. swheat

    swheat The Bantam Barn

    Mar 18, 2008
    Alabama
    My Coop
    Quote:I completely agree !

    Here is pic of wee ones, just before they get their first drink and something to eat. [​IMG]

    Some browns, white and 'some more with white eyebrows'..LOL all they need is one brow up and a smoking a cigar..[​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
  5. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    Remedy for hatching is the same as for drinking...a little 'hair of the dog that bit you' hehe [​IMG]

    My earliest hatchers this year were out on day 14....I think I might have left those eggs in the pen a little too long [​IMG]
     
  6. swheat

    swheat The Bantam Barn

    Mar 18, 2008
    Alabama
    My Coop
    Quote:Yeah, these egg were shipped so I think they may have started in the mail system too. I not complaining, I am happy...[​IMG] I have fuzzies. [​IMG]
     

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