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My quail are pipping!!!! - They're hatching!! UPDATED W/ PICS!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by KellyHM, Oct 26, 2008.

  1. KellyHM

    KellyHM Overrun With Chickens

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    I have Buttons and Coturnix in the bator that are all due tomorrow. So far the Buttons are ahead of the Coturnix! I'll post pics when some of them pop out!! These are the first quail I've hatched (well, as an adult), so I'm soooo excited! [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Oct 27, 2008
  2. PassthePeace1

    PassthePeace1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sounds like your having fun!!! Are you using homemade incubator, or bought? I have been toying with the ideal of trying to make an incubator.
     
  3. KellyHM

    KellyHM Overrun With Chickens

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    I have a 20 yr old Hovabator...[​IMG]
     
  4. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    My Coop
    Looking forward to some pics!!! [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  5. KellyHM

    KellyHM Overrun With Chickens

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    The Coturnix are rocking! It's a race to see who's going to pop out first!! [​IMG]
     
  6. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

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    My Coturnix literally seemed to pop out and run! Good luck, I'm looking forward to the pics.
     
  7. renatpreschool

    renatpreschool Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awww I'm so excited for you!


    Keep us updated if you're awake!
     
  8. chuck12

    chuck12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I hope you have a good hatch,
    I just had 10 button quail hatch Friday but 1 died today.

    I still have 9 healthy chicks plus a couple of three week old buttons from another hatch.

    it's real fun to hatch them [​IMG]
     
  9. KellyHM

    KellyHM Overrun With Chickens

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    The Button Quail are winning!! 2 were out this morning when I got up! Now I'm at work, but I get to go home at lunch and see if there are any more! I'll try to post a pic then!
     
  10. KellyHM

    KellyHM Overrun With Chickens

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    So far I have 3 Button Quail and 1 Coturnix out. Here are the first 2 Buttons that are out of the incubator:

    [​IMG]
     

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