How long does it take for a Gouldian egg to hatch? Shouldn’t the hen be sitting on her eggs by now? Can I take the
How long for Gouldian eggs to hatch? About 18 days. If the hen begins sitting on egg #3, and incubation time is 15 days, 15+3 = 18 days. How long after they hatch will the babies fledge? Gouldian babies fledge between day 23-26.
If possible, stay out of the nest with Gouldians unless you really need to change it, or unless you know the parents to be fairly calm.
You can’t force birds to be ready to breed; there are internal systems that have to be prepared, and external cues that tell them it’s time. Don’t be too hasty to breed them; enjoy your birds while improving their overall health, and you’ll
the wild, they go through a period of little nutrition, then the rainy season comes and everything begins to grow again. This triggers the Gouldian finches’ bodies to prepare for breeding. If you aren’t giving them