February 10, 2013 by janem213
QUAILS! Hatched for someone at work…
In the incy evening of Thursday 10th January, 24 eggs
At candling at one week & before transfer to the hatcher, 7 infertile eggs removed leaving 17 eggs
Hatched 27th Jan (6.15pm) – 29 Jan (1pm), 10 baby quails!
They move so fast it’s hard to take photos, here are a few…
In the incy, 10th January
First egg to hatch (5 = laid on the 5th Jan)
D with one of his baby quails, 28th January
Baby quail in brooder with jam jar lid, 30th January
10 little bundles of fluff zipping about, 30th January
Growing so quickly, 3rd February
Getting their feathers, 5th February
Getting bigger and bigger, 9th February
The quails are going to D this Wednesday, 13th February.
The Jersey Giant chickens are due to hatch soon after then…!