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Newbie Here! Advice incubating emu eggs.

Discussion in 'Ostriches, Emu, Rheas' started by Terrapene13, Jan 30, 2015.

  1. Terrapene13

    Terrapene13 In the Brooder

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    Hey all, I've incubated ducks and chickens before, but never anything like this. I figured I'd hatch a dinosaur while they were still in season. Do you guys have any advice on what works best incubating emus? Any insight is greatly appreciated!
     
    Last edited: Jan 30, 2015
  2. Barefoot Bliss

    Barefoot Bliss Hatching

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    I have mine in a regular cooler, With a heating pad on the bottom and then Filled with water bottles and Cookie cooling racks over those, Fan is at top along with the eggs, This is working so far. I have Emu's peeping in their shell at the moment. :) (this was the only way for me to do mine, Short notice, No availability of large Incubators, Etc. I am sure there are better ways, this is just what is working for me. :) )
     

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