Surprise!!!

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Lextextrapper, Aug 5, 2009.

  1. Lextextrapper

    Lextextrapper Songster

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    May 5, 2009
    Lexington, TX
    I always move my eggs from the incubator to the hatcher a couple of days before the due date, or so I thought. I had forgotten to write down a batch of 64 Coturnix eggs on the calendar. My wife contacted me yesterday while I was at work to let me know the kids heard baby birds in the incubator. I told her to get all the babies and the eggs from the batch that were hatching and move them to the hatcher and lightly mist with warm water. When I got home we had 57 babies. That was a nice surprise! [​IMG]
     
  2. becky3086

    becky3086 Crested Crazy

    Oct 14, 2008
    Thomson, GA
    I bet it was! Didn't even have to go through the "watch them forever while they hatch" phase.
     
  3. Isablahblah

    Isablahblah Songster

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    [​IMG] that is so funny because i always for get to write thing down! ha ha hah! [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Aug 5, 2009

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