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Re: male on eggs?

Posted by MKay on 2/19/06
(7) Comments

    On 2/15/06, Kitty.J wrote:
    > Yes its normal, but usually the female is the only one who
    > sits on eggs and the father and mother sit on hatchlings but
    > mainly its the female.

    I don't agree. All of my males assist with incubating the
    eggs. Especially with larger clutches. They share the
    responsibility. The male does leave to get food for the
    female, to feed her while she's sitting, but all of my males
    do sit on eggs.