My quail eggs HELP PLEASE

Discussion in 'Quail' started by BlueBirdChick, Sep 30, 2010.

  1. BlueBirdChick

    BlueBirdChick On Vacation

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    They still haven't hatched should I be worried??? its been three days since they were suppose to hatch should I do anything ?
     

  2. Stellar

    Stellar The Quail Lady

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    Do you see pips?

    Is there sufficient venilation?

    How is the temp?

    Humidity?

    Do you feel movement in the eggs?
     
  3. BlueBirdChick

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    yep they are getting enough venitaltion
    temp has been what its always been. They have been moving so thats a good sign . plenty of water I have to keep checking it though. So I might have to check it again. Its not too hot in there the temps about 100. It maintains pretty good.
    Knowing my luck ive got duds or they died?
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  4. Stellar

    Stellar The Quail Lady

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    If they are moving, let them move [​IMG]

    Did you let the eggs settle for at least a couple hours before setting them in the incubator?
     

  5. BlueBirdChick

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    yep [​IMG]
     
  6. Mrs. Fluffy Puffy

    Mrs. Fluffy Puffy Fluffy Feather Farm

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    BlueBirdChick what day are they on?
     
  7. BlueBirdChick

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    think Im done with quail for awhile. Im not blaming the breed at all. Just haven't had a good hatching rate at all [​IMG]
     

  8. mhwc56

    mhwc56 Songster

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    Quote:what day are they on?
    don't give up!
     
  9. BlueBirdChick

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    there wasnt any chick in the first place... [​IMG] just four rotten eggs [​IMG]
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  10. Mrs. Fluffy Puffy

    Mrs. Fluffy Puffy Fluffy Feather Farm

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    That is just soooo horrible! [​IMG] [​IMG]
    What kind of incubator are you using? [​IMG]
    Where did you get your eggs from?
     

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