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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by oldchickenman, Mar 9, 2009.

  1. oldchickenman

    oldchickenman Songster

    Oct 2, 2008
    Parsonsburg Md.
    i have quail hatching they have been hatching from this morning day 17. i need to know should i remove the dry ones i have 100 eggs aboout 20 to 30 have hatched i have not pulled the vet plugs not sure if i should till the others hatch. what should i do. i was thinking about leaveing them in bator till tomorrow and then pull out the dry ones.

  2. gabrielle1976

    gabrielle1976 Crowing

    Feb 21, 2009
    Columbia river gorge
    I have heard that those little guys are a bit more delicete then chickens who can hang out in the bator for more then 24 hours without blinking an eye. I think if it was me I might take them out and put them in the brooder but Im a newb and havent ever hatched those little guys.
  3. jay1995

    jay1995 Songster

    Jan 27, 2009
    St. Augustine, Florida
    Sorry, no clue. I would quikly grab the dry ones. Goodluck, -Jay

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