Incubator Issues!! HELP!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by cherndon712, Jan 8, 2008.

  1. cherndon712

    cherndon712 Songster

    Jan 1, 2008
    DH, trying to be helpful, put my button quail eggs in the same bator as my chicken eggs (the BO eggs have been in 3 days). Is something going to go wrong now? My other bator hasn't arrived, and by the time I realized the quail were in there they'd been in for a few hours...
  2. Pinenot

    Pinenot Songster

    Sep 11, 2007
    I don't think there will be a problem. When your other bator comes and you get it to desired temp., just transfer them over.
  3. arlee453

    arlee453 Songster

    Aug 13, 2007
    near Charlotte NC
    That's what I'd suggest also - just move them over after the new bator gets there and you get it set up.
  4. Poison Ivy

    Poison Ivy Songster

    May 2, 2007
    Naples, Florida
    Button Quail only take 16 days so you will be fine. I did the same thing but I made a divider inside my bator. So when they hatched the quail was on one side the big chicks on the other.

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