at long last we have a chick. 37 days later

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by kat, Mar 25, 2008.

  1. kat

    kat In the Brooder

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    hi all good news. we have one chick and two more are pipping. he popped out all on his own this morning yippee he so cute. just goes to show you shouldnt give up on the eggs even though they are 10 days late they got me worried there for a moment. thanks to everyone for the advice xxxx
     
  2. moonlitfarms

    moonlitfarms Songster

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    That gives me hope, not to give up on my hatch!

    And love the signature line...........too funny!
     
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  3. 10 days?!?! [​IMG]

    This is clearly a story worth telling!
     
  4. kat

    kat In the Brooder

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    the moral of my story is dont give up xxxx still carnt believe hes here
     
  5. Wow that is amazing! Did you candle him and see him moving and that's why you kept the egg???
     
  6. kat

    kat In the Brooder

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    yeah we just kept candeling them and they moved we did think that one had interally pipped and struggling so we broke into it on wednesday night but sadly it died just wish id had waited a couple more days. there are two more that havent pipped and still moving so fingers crossed for thopse two xxx
     
  7. Very cool kat.
     
  8. How did they come to be 10 days late?
     
  9. sara

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    That is amazing, were your temps low? [​IMG]
     
  10. kat

    kat In the Brooder

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    think our temps were a bit low but not much. humidity was low alson till we put damp clothe in
     

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