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    Our First Clutch Ever, All Out of Their Eggs! :)

    I just wanted to thank everyone here for all their help. I've asked a million questions and worried for the last several months but it looks like everything went perfectly and I've got 5 healthy babies. We decided about a year and a half ago we wanted to breed as a hobby and spent what felt like forever learning how to do it. We've got a few clown females and a banana clown male that will be ready to go this coming winter but wanted to try 1 pairing over the last winter to make sure we knew what we were doing first. We paired a female spider het pied to a pastel pied and got 5 eggs. I feel like we hit some great odds. We got:

    1 pastel spider pied (bumblebee pied)
    1 solid white spider pied with no head patch (a white wedding)
    1 pastel pied
    1 spider het pied
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    It feels like it's been an incredibly long wait but now it all felt worth it. We're hooked now so there's no turning back.

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    Congratulations!

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    Re: Our First Clutch Ever, All Out of Their Eggs! :)

    Congrat! I have the same pairing just gender is opposite. Got 5 eggs. Unfortunately two were slugs and one went bad. Will cut them this weekend on saturday (day 56).

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    And so it begins... Where's the pics?
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    Re: Our First Clutch Ever, All Out of Their Eggs! :)

    Sounds like a beautiful clutch. I would love to see pictures. Are you selling any?

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    Pictures or it did not happen!

    That very first clutch is really when you know if you want to keep doing this or not, I was hooked since my first one too and never look back.

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    Re: Our First Clutch Ever, All Out of Their Eggs! :)

    Quote Originally Posted by Deborah View Post
    Pictures or it did not happen!

    That very first clutch is really when you know if you want to keep doing this or not, I was hooked since my first one too and never look back.
    Do you remember your first pairing that be interesting to know
    And congratulations on your your first clutch can not wait banana clown is my dream bp very nice..
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    Domestic Short Hair - Miss Becky
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    Re: Our First Clutch Ever, All Out of Their Eggs! :)

    Quote Originally Posted by C.Marie View Post
    Do you remember your first pairing that be interesting to know
    And congratulations on your your first clutch can not wait banana clown is my dream bp very nice..
    I do actually nothing special Het Pied (I had bought a pair for $1200 but only the male was ready) X Normal that was back in 2007

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    Re: Our First Clutch Ever, All Out of Their Eggs! :)

    Quote Originally Posted by Deborah View Post
    Pictures or it did not happen!

    That very first clutch is really when you know if you want to keep doing this or not, I was hooked since my first one too and never look back.
    I'd love to post some pics. Despite being tech savvy, I'm not really sure how to post pics on this forum, lol. I assume the image must be hosted online and then linked within the thread?

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