Quail eggs hatched

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by sara, Aug 13, 2008.

  1. sara

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    My bobwhite eggs are pipping and rocking. Is there an average time it takes after they pip to hatch? I'm so nervous about these eggs because the quail are for my DH, and he usually doesn't have an interest in any of my poultry. I don't know if I have ever been so nervous for a hatch. [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Aug 14, 2008
  2. sara

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    I have 6 baby quail today. They are the cutest things ever. I can't wait to watch them grow! [​IMG]
     
  3. BantyHugger

    BantyHugger Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats! Can you post pics? I've never seen baby quail.
     
  4. Mrs MIA

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    Hi Sara,
    I've had them pip and hatch in 15 minutes, or pip and take 3 days to hatch. I don't know that there's any set time, but the best and quickest hatch I ever had was when I didn't touch them or the hatcher until the hatch was done. Just let them stay in there until their all hatched out.
    Cute little boogers, aren't they? [​IMG]
     
  5. chickenfanatic

    chickenfanatic Chillin' With My Peeps

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    congrats bet they are cute and tiny
     
  6. sara

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    They are adorable, and so tiny. This is my first experience with them. I will take pictures when I take them out of the bator later on today. [​IMG]
     

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