Got a new baby - Pics

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by melroseladi, Sep 6, 2011.

  1. melroseladi

    melroseladi Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 17, 2011
    Melrose, Florida
    When Sophia quit setting on her remaining eggs I tossed them in the incubator. Since I didn't know how far along they actually were, and thinking they would hatch in a day or two, I put 5 eggs in lockdown. Peeps hatched a couple days ago and I was about giving up hope on the other 4 eggs but this morning I found this little guy crawling around the bator knocking into and rolling the other eggs around, 8 days after Sophia stopped setting on the eggs. When I went to get him out of the bator I noticed 2 other eggs have pipped.

    I lost my little lavender keet out of the last batch and was hoping to get one this time. I got pearl grays, 2 buff dundettes and now this little guy. I am so excited and so glad that I took the chance and put the eggs in the bator.

    He isn't all dry and fluffed yet but he has started peeping up a storm


  2. PeepsCA

    PeepsCA Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 28, 2011
    Big Oak Valley, CA
    Yep yep! That is most definitely a beautiful baby Lavender!!! [​IMG] Congrats [​IMG]
  3. Alexis

    Alexis Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 28, 2008
    Philomath, Oregon
    Awww, too cute!!
  4. StevenW.

    StevenW. Lovin' My Quackers!

    Oct 7, 2010
    Central, Illinois
    Cute! [​IMG]
  5. magicpigeon

    magicpigeon Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 9, 2010
    [​IMG] Congrats! [​IMG]
  6. southern oaks

    southern oaks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 14, 2011
    Southern Illinois
    what a cute lil guy/gal.... love those lavenders...................

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