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i put the tiels nest box up 4th dec, and i hadnt seen them for a couple of days so i opened the box to check on them and they have 1 egg in there i think they had it yesterday so the next 1 due tommorow wish me luck as there last clutch didnt suvive
 

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I hope you have better luck this time and get a clutch of healthy chicks! :D Keep us posted.
 

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Good luck with them-hope all goes well this time around. Make sure mommy and daddy are getting plenty of vitamins and minerals.
 

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Thanks for your kind comments, they have had another egg today, 4 days since the last one, 2 altogether, is that normal 4 days apart? its normaly 2 days apart, they are sitting tight already so i might have chicks before the new year hopefully :)
 

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Well they have been sitting now for 6 days its gone so quick the first egg is due to hatch between 1st and 4th of january i candled the oldest egg today, its fertile it has a very strong heartbeat, im so exited :)
 

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Thats great news Sarah, I can only imagine how excited you are :D keep us updated on how things are going, I can't wait to see little babies.
 

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They are both doing well parents and eggs lol, i candled egg 2 today its fertile yay! i candled egg 1 and its filled more than half the egg already and it jumped wen i was candlein it! its grown so fast in the last 3 days, there 9 days in to incubation now (half way assuming it hatches day 18) ill keep you posted x
 

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Its now day 13 into incubation, and with between 5 & 8 days left i decided to candle them again today to check on there progress (couldnt resist lol) egg 1 is doing very well i can make out a faint shape, he was bobbing about so cute! i think egg 2 has died there is a blood ring and a few smears on the side hopefully i will still get 1 healthy chick, fingers crossed x?
 

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You could be surprised and find that both are still good. I've had eggs i would've sworn were duds end up hatching. ;)
 
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