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Re: My lovies laid 8 eggs, but nothing has happened?

Posted by Jamie on 2/05/08
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    On 2/03/08, Mrs. Ortiz wrote:
    > Our lovebirds have a nest box, this is the first clutch,
    > they laid 8 eggs more than 40 days ago and nothing has
    > happened, I candled the eggs and 2 out of the eight seem
    > to be darker where as the other 6 are transparent, what do
    > we do? Is this normal; are the 1st clutches normally dudds?
    > Please help??????

    Are you sure they are male and female? They can lay up to 8
    eggs. They have a 23 days incubation time. Sometimes their
    first clutch can be infertile.