Chicks are hatching!!!! UPDATE!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by KellyHM, Sep 30, 2009.

  1. KellyHM

    KellyHM Crowing

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    Ok, so I always have chicks hatching, [​IMG] but this is a special group! I put them in the hatcher yesterday and some of them already had pips even though they're not due until 10/2! Here's what I have in there:

    (All bantams)
    6 Buff Barred Cochins - 2 out, 2 more pipped
    6 Lavender/Silkie-feathered Cochins - 5 pipped
    4 Buff Brahmas - 1 pipped
    15 Mille Fleur Cochins - 2 pipped
    1 Silver Laced Cochin - no pips

    Hatch babies, hatch!!! [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Sep 30, 2009
  2. chickenlittle32

    chickenlittle32 Songster

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    Good luck Kelly...can't wait to see pics!!!
     
  3. justmeandtheflock

    justmeandtheflock Overrun with ducklings :)

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    Yeah [​IMG] Go, babies, go [​IMG] Can't wait to see pics.
     
  4. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Free Ranging

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    Gotta love babies! Hatch, hatch!
     
  5. KellyHM

    KellyHM Crowing

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    Here's what I'm up to now:

    4 Buff Barred Cochins
    3 Lavender/Silkie-feathered Cochins
    1 Buff Brahma
    3 Mille Fleur Cochins

    And lots more pipping!!!
     
  6. JewellFarm

    JewellFarm Songster

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    You have to post pics of your babies when they get all cute and fluffed up. I eyed those eggs myself, lol. Good Luck!!!
     
  7. KellyHM

    KellyHM Crowing

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    Quote:No worries...I'm sure to go camera crazy as soon as I get them out of the bator!!
     
  8. muddipuppy

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    How long until you take them out of the bator and into the brooder?
     
  9. KellyHM

    KellyHM Crowing

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    Whoever's fluffy by tomorrow morning will go into the brooder when I get up. They would go now, but I don't feel like walking out to the shed where the brooder is. [​IMG]
     
  10. Sillystunt

    Sillystunt Master of the Silly

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] Kelly i have 3 quail total!1 one blonde, 1 brown with only blonde stripes on face, and 1 brown with blonde stripes on whole body! OMG, they are soooooo cute
     

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