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Will frozen eggs hatch?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by duckncover, Feb 9, 2015.

  1. duckncover

    duckncover Duck Obsessed

    Jan 17, 2009
    North Eastern PA
    My button quail eggs came in the mail early and I did not see them outside. They were outside in the cold (30s) for about 6 hours but were insulated very well with furniture-type foam. Is there any point in trying to incubate these or is it a lost cause? I will not be able to order more eggs for a long time. Any advice is appreciated.
  2. wabashchickens

    wabashchickens Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 28, 2014
    It can't hurt to try but it might not work if I was you I'd wait till it gets warmer outside, if they completely froze and cracked open I'd say breakfast.
  3. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

    Jun 28, 2011
    Rep of Ireland
    If they didn't freeze in the box I'd say give it a try. You never know… [​IMG]

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