My Button Quail Finnally Layed her first egg :)

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by monarc23, Aug 18, 2008.

  1. monarc23

    monarc23 Coturnix Obsessed

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    Well it may not be her FIRST egg but it's her first egg since I owned her. [​IMG] A cute olive green one, I'll be collecting her eggs hopefully this whole week and then incubate the clutch see what I get! [​IMG]
     
  2. asher

    asher Chicken Enabler Extraordinaire

    Jan 26, 2007
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    Aww! Congrats!
     
  3. jaybme

    jaybme Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yay!!! Congratulations! Next wait- the incubator ;-)
     
  4. injunjoe

    injunjoe Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats on your first egg!
    May I ask how old she is? Or should I say, how do they start to lay?
     
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  5. chickenfanatic

    chickenfanatic Chillin' With My Peeps

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    wow congrats i have been thinking bout getting some quail. hmmmmmmm [​IMG]
     
  6. BirdBoy88

    BirdBoy88 Angel Egg

    Dec 26, 2007
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    I can't wait till i get my first egg from my button quails... they are all 6 weeks old now and i'm still having a little bit of a hard time sexing them but i'm sure i have some females in the group [​IMG]

    Congrats [​IMG]
     
  7. monarc23

    monarc23 Coturnix Obsessed

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    they normally start layin at 6 weeks old (to whom ever asked, sorry i didnt quote your message and im too lazy to click back ha ha)!!!

    Thank you for all the yays and congrats, got my second one today!!! [​IMG] hopin for a third, fourth, fifth...so on and so forth lol!


    Well, i'd say she's atleast 8 weeks old now, however i think she's more like 9-10 weeks old.
     

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