Can you hear chicks heartbeat through shell with stethoscope?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by deenamr, Mar 5, 2009.

  1. deenamr

    deenamr Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 6, 2008
    Central Oregon
    Just curious. Has anyone tried to listen to the little chicks heartbeats?
  2. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm

    Never tried? Don't have one anymore or I would go see.

    They make a machine that does so I would figure you could.
    Last edited: Mar 5, 2009
  3. Big Chicken Little

    Big Chicken Little Chillin' With My Peeps

    I think the heart is too small for an ordinary stethoscope.
  4. kobesmom81

    kobesmom81 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 6, 2008
    Atwater, CA
    I don't think I have ever heard the heartbeat, but I have heard some knocking to get out! It's really cool!

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