Hatching chinese quials

Discussion in 'Quail' started by amyschickens1, Jan 28, 2016.

  1. amyschickens1

    amyschickens1 Out Of The Brooder

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    Can you hatch chinese quail eggs under

    a pekin bantam hen

    or a

    a silkie bantam hen

    or just try and let my Chinese quail hens have a go
     
  2. DK newbie

    DK newbie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You might have luck with all 3, but if your Chinese hens will incubate themselves, that would certainly be my preferred way - mine hatched about 25 chicks last year, they were very good at caring for them.
     

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