Chick made pip hole but rarely chirps...Is it ok?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by MonkeyRoo, Aug 29, 2014.

  1. MonkeyRoo

    MonkeyRoo Out Of The Brooder

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    First baby is on its way, it made a small hole in the egg and I can see it moving around in there but it hardly ever chirps! Is this little one going to be ok?

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  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Congrats on your pip!! Give it time nature knows best and so does mother hen. Good luck to you and your hen:fl
     
  3. MeepBeep

    MeepBeep Chillin' With My Peeps

    They are probably fine, many times they take a 12-24 hour nap after the external pip before they start zipping...
     
  4. MonkeyRoo

    MonkeyRoo Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you guys! It is so exciting and hard to have patience! I guess I will just have to keep an eye on him/her
     

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