Anyone have any baby chicks hatching in 3 days?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Tsagirl, Feb 17, 2008.

  1. Tsagirl

    Tsagirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 9, 2007
    Eugene,OR
    So my first batch of 19 eggs are in the hatcher and we are on the begining of day 18 and 4 are already rocking!
    [​IMG] Is this possible so early?
    Is anyone else hatching at the same time?
    I also have a batch to hatch as well on this Friday/Sat and then again on Monday. I candled all the eggs and they all have babies that are just moving away!
    [​IMG]

    I have 11 of Jodys and 16 of Lisas eggs too that are doing really well.
    The batch though that is about to hatch are mutts....but gosh...this hatching thing is just so amazing to watch,
    expecially when they are already rocking! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  2. ChicknThief

    ChicknThief Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 12, 2008
    Nor Cal
    We are putting some Wheaton Marans in the hatcher on Tuesday, so we will be kinda close! [​IMG]
     
  3. chickabator

    chickabator Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 30, 2007
    ky
    I have some due today, tomorrow and tuesday nothing yet on mine.
     
  4. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    I still have exactly 2 weeks to go on my hatch. Good luck with yours.
     
  5. slyfoxpeeps

    slyfoxpeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have silkies due Tues. night. Good luck with your hatch!!
    Sylvia
     
  6. GAhen

    GAhen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I put 11 in the hatcher this morning....
    This is my first hatch....I think I have 9 that look pretty good....two are questionable.
    I have learned alot over the past 18 days.......now all I can do is wait.
    Best wishes for a good hatch!
    Tammie
     
  7. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    I have a batch of black austrolorp, rir and silver laced wyandottes due tomorrow (Mon), however the first chick hatched this morning. A black austrolorp! [​IMG] And I see two other pips. I am worried tho....the humidity is too high, they are hatching early (which means incubation temp was high).. [​IMG] This is not going as planned. Looks like I have to assess my instruments from that incubator again. Fingers crossed for everyone. [​IMG] Good luck with your hatches.

    Jody
     
  8. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    I have some BLRW on day 18. Others to follow in the next couple of weeks.

    Forgot I've also got some of my Marans in there too.
     
    Last edited: Feb 17, 2008
  9. FlightsofFancy

    FlightsofFancy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We have one lonely "golden egg" hatching in 3 days. A Sexlink Barred Rock cross. Boy is that baby gonna be spoiled!
    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  10. ginasmarans

    ginasmarans Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 15, 2007
    West Tn
    How about 5 days? Mine should start hatching on Thursday. Some of the chicks are destined to be stars. They will be used in a scene of the Wizard of Oz the local highschool is putting on.
     

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