Chick is tapping other eggs...weird?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by kvmommy, Jan 27, 2011.

  1. kvmommy

    kvmommy Songster

    Jan 2, 2011
    So my first one out has been out since this morning...the other 5 pips are making very slow progress. The chick walks around and pecks on the other eggs...almost like wake up! But, she mostly focuses on the eggs that don't have a pip, or move or anything. I'm not worried or anything, just curious. Is it normal? I'm so tempted to stay up and watch the action, but after this long and no zipping, I think I should probably head to bed. [​IMG]

  2. quintinp

    quintinp Songster

    Oct 22, 2010
    Southern Oklahoma
    sounds pretty funny i bet he's lonely (just kidding) that's funny
  3. Wisher1000

    Wisher1000 Bama Biddy Premium Member 8 Years

    Mar 31, 2010
    Tuscaloosa County, Alabama
    Go to bed! You'll have more chicks (hopefully) when you wake up.

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