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  1. General Discussions
    I got 3 Ringneck Dove eggs from my mother in law. (My husband's family has been breeding Ringnecks for years.) One of the 3 eggs was not fertilized but the other two were growing great. Well I noticed around 10:30am yesterday that both eggs started to crack. As the day went by I didn't see much...
  2. Archive - Pet Pigeons And Doves
    Yesterday afternoon I noticed that one of Rainbow's eggs (although Mubcupk was sitting on them at the time) had a chip in it. Yesterday was their "due date" so I watched it for further signs of pipping. This morning, I can see two more peck marks in the shell, but none of them have actually...
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    OK, so I dont know if I just need to vent or I have questions. I just got done telling my "russian shaky neck tumbler" that she's the worst excuse for a mother I've ever seen. I was pretty upset and if it were a real woman Im sure she would've ran off in tears. This week two eggs began...
  4. Archive - Pet Pigeons And Doves
    Egg pipping (UPDATE: egg hatched!) My dove egg started to pip around 4am today. It is now 1pm (so 9 hours later). So far there is just raised “line” going about 1/5 the way around the top of the egg (at a 45 degree angle if you were to draw a strait line from one end of the egg to the other)...
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