Zipping is where they start making a full trip around the egg, therefore creating a circle zipper and splitting the shell top from bottom.
Where's that chick hatching emoticon?
For Sally: my Cream Brabanters.
Minnie Pearl, Punk Rock Girl, and a cockerel named Mojo Nixon
A close-up of Mojo: still recovering from being second fiddle to the dominant roo at his last home, but when that beard fills out he will be a handsome one.
I never had that breed, they are cute! so they do well in cold weather... hmmmm!
I might have figured it out. If it appears it is one of the babies hatching from last night.
you got it!!! see not hard!!!! and a great video! much better than any I have taken!!!