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Am I losing my mind???? What day am I on??

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by steffpeck, Aug 21, 2008.

  1. steffpeck

    steffpeck Songster

    Mar 25, 2007
    Erda, UT
    I have been watching my bator all day today, waiting for baby chicks, a zip, a pip, anything, and nada, not even a rocking egg. UGH!! I set 15 Ameraucauna eggs at about 10:00am on Friday, August 1st, wouldn't that mean I was on day 21 today? What am I missing?? Am I on the wrong day? Someone please tell me I am not losing my mind. [​IMG]
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member 11 Years

    You are not losing your mind, steff. However, there is a little saying that if you set them on a certain day, they'll hatch on that day. So, you have a day to go before you need to worry too much.
  3. klf73

    klf73 Mad Scientist

    Jun 1, 2008
    If I set on a Friday , I don't expect anything till Friday, and if they come early all the better, but at least I don't stress [​IMG]

  4. steffpeck

    steffpeck Songster

    Mar 25, 2007
    Erda, UT
    Thanks!! I just realized that I miss counted the days. DUH!!!

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