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Quails hatching

Discussion in 'Quail' started by thornydevil, Apr 19, 2017.

  1. thornydevil

    thornydevil In the Brooder

    Jul 13, 2016
    I have 10 coturnix quail eggs hatching today, but I see no progress in the chicks coming out its been 3 hours and i only see a little hole with the beak. I tried helping one out, but I saw blood and stopped. I totally messed up didn't expect them to hatch today because I put gambel quail eggs first and 4 days later I put the coturnix eggs. Didn't even go on lockdown it was suppose to be tomorrow. First time incubating eggs, should I help them out or just wait more hours?

  2. Hillaire

    Hillaire Chirping

    Mar 13, 2017
    Hudson Valley NY
    just wait it takes time... let nature take its course

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