Can I open the bator???

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by jessicayarno, Mar 10, 2012.

  1. jessicayarno

    jessicayarno Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Can I pull two babie out that hatched 24 hrs ago, as long as the others haven't pipped? My humidity comes back up pretty quick after opening, as long as I close the door quickly.
     
  2. joedie

    joedie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 17, 2009
    SW Indiana
    I know it's tempting but they can stay in for up to 3 days without food or water so why take them out and risk the others? I just hatched 18 this week and I had to really control myself from taking them out. Just hang in there!
     
  3. jessicayarno

    jessicayarno Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay thanks.. How long can it take between the first and last baby to hatch? Just wondering what the norm is..
     
  4. joedie

    joedie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 17, 2009
    SW Indiana
    Mine were 36 hrs from first to last
     

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