1st Chick Hatched... What now...

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by texascowboy1979, Sep 9, 2009.

  1. texascowboy1979

    texascowboy1979 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Hey guys... I got home from work and the 1st chick hatched. I have the GQF 1502 Sportsman, it has a hatcher at the bottom. How long do I leave the chick in there before I move him out into a pen with a heat light, water and food???

    Please advise.

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    Last edited: Sep 10, 2009
  2. PeepsInc

    PeepsInc Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I leave them for as long as 36 hours. It's peeping will help get the other eggs hatching.
     
  3. texascowboy1979

    texascowboy1979 Chillin' With My Peeps

    One of the other eggs is already starting to hatch... I hope when I get home from the University he will be somewhat out... Im so excited!!! [​IMG]
     
  4. texascowboy1979

    texascowboy1979 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Ok... I have 2 chicks and two more eggs just broke shell and are starting... its been about 30 hours for the 1st two so I moved them outside into there NEW pen...
     

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