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Male sitting on eggs??

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by Pigeonbeast, Apr 19, 2017.

  1. Pigeonbeast

    Pigeonbeast Just Hatched

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    My experience with this page has been great! I truly thank Hokum Coco for all his blessed help! Always replies & provides good information & also makes it sound simple. Now i have another question if anyone of you guys can answer lol. If you know that there is a Male & Female & now the girl layed 2 eggs. For some reason, only the Male is sitting on the eggs. Is it because they may not be fertile so the female isn't sitting on them? Thanks guys, answers would help!
     
  2. Hokum Coco

    Hokum Coco Overrun With Chickens

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  3. jak2002003

    jak2002003 Overrun With Chickens

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    Don't worry. I find that many of my male pigeons do much more brooding than the females. They are all different.

    Also they do different time shifts. You might be missing the time the female is on her brooding duty.
     
  4. Pigeonbeast

    Pigeonbeast Just Hatched

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    Don't worry.  I find that many of my male pigeons do much more brooding than the females. They are all different.

    Hello, thx for the information! Lol idk but everytime i check, the male is always sitting on them. So when the femake laid her eggs, a few days later there were no veins. I told my friend & he said just wait a bit more before you throw them away or whatever. So i waited like 3 more days. I candled the eggs & what do you know! I seen the fetus & vains in both eggs :D. Im just happy the eggs turned out fertile. Probably i should start checking every hour & see if the female is sitting on them. Thanks for the info guys!!
     
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    jak2002003 Overrun With Chickens

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