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2 blue and 5 splash silkie chicks hatching right now.... fan???

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by roll8221, Sep 16, 2008.

  1. roll8221

    roll8221 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I hve some chicks that are haching right now....... 2 have only made a small hole in the hell but havnt done much else in the past 2 hours or so. should i cut the fan off in the incubator or shoul i leave it running so it circulates the air? and how long does it take them to actually get out of heir shell and what else should i look for?
     
  2. halo

    halo Got The Blues

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    Step away from the incubator....slowly, step away. Go shopping, go clean the bathroom, go watch soaps. They are just fine. Very often they are a good 24 hours from pip to out. Make sure the humidity is up, do NOT open the top. Let Mother Nature take over, she's pretty good at this hatching stuff.
     
  3. roll8221

    roll8221 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] thanx!!!! Just got the first time jitters i guess.
     

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