Mourning Dove nest with two one-day-old chicks

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by WestTexasFarmboy, Jun 16, 2009.

  1. WestTexasFarmboy

    WestTexasFarmboy In the Brooder

    Dec 5, 2008
    Wilson, Texas
    I found a dove nest in a small tree a while back with two eggs in it. They hatched yesterday, so these little guys are one day old. I never knew they were so tiny. Pretty cool, so I thought I would share. (The beer cap is for a size reference and I of course didnt leave it in there!)


    Last edited: Jun 16, 2009
  2. gabrielle1976

    gabrielle1976 Crowing

    Feb 21, 2009
    Columbia river gorge
    Very sweet thank you for shareing , just try not to upset the parent birds

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