? about pipping

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by jns_binford, May 3, 2008.

  1. jns_binford

    jns_binford Out Of The Brooder

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    how long does it usually take between pipping and hatching. the suspense is killing me
     
  2. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    It can take up to 24 hours from that first pip to zipping out of the shell...This is where patience is required in hatching out chicks...They are resting and learning to breathe on their own...
     

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