Quail eggs help

Discussion in 'Quail' started by bkquail, Nov 7, 2014.

  1. bkquail

    bkquail Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello, I just got my quail eggs to incubate in the mail. I was wondering what the minimum time I should let them sit before putting them in the incuator? I dont want to wait I want them to hatch now [​IMG]
     
  2. Rashid100

    Rashid100 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    12 hours is the recommend minimum. U can keep them upto 24 hours. Make sure you let them sit at least for 12 hours so they can settle down after all the shaking during shipment. Good luck!
     
  3. bkquail

    bkquail Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ugh this is going to be one of the longest 17 days of my life lol :old
     
  4. spotsplus

    spotsplus Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've always let them sit a minimum of 8 hours with good results :)
     
  5. bkquail

    bkquail Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So guys. my incubator had a heat spike last night for some reason while i was sleeping the temp got to 101.6 for a few mins but was average temp was 100.6 i got the temp back down to about 99.5 im using a still air incubator. will the eggs be fine?
     
  6. Rashid100

    Rashid100 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep more than likely they'll be alright
     
  7. bkquail

    bkquail Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thanks!
     

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