What temperature should an dove egg be inside an incubator?

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by FrostyWind, Oct 9, 2016.

  1. FrostyWind

    FrostyWind Chillin' With My Peeps

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    As the title says. Does anyone know the temperature degree for all types of dove eggs at least like Ringneck doves and smaller doves like common ground doves.
     
  2. mustangrooster

    mustangrooster Chillin' With My Peeps

    Hi FrostyWind,

    By means am I no expert but I have found that most dove eggs need to be incubated at 100 F (37 C). Humidity should be kept at 50-60% and just to add most dove eggs have a 14 day incubation period, However its not uncommon for the eggs to take longer to hatch. Most people state that dove eggs are easy to incubate.

    Best of Luck!

    -Mustang
     
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  3. FrostyWind

    FrostyWind Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awesome! Thank you very much? but does that go for smaller dove species too?
     
  4. mustangrooster

    mustangrooster Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Yes, From what I have heard.
     
  5. FrostyWind

    FrostyWind Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you!!!
     

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