Child Mishap....Will Eggs Survive? UPDATED!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Shogun99, Sep 22, 2008.

  1. 3 sisters farm

    3 sisters farm Songster

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    You're lucky my now 4 yo turned the bator to over 110 on day 3....I just candled now about 10 days later (I had nothing at day 7....still nothing...so I got more eggs)...she thought the baby chicks were cold....mary
     
  2. Shogun99

    Shogun99 Songster

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    yeah that REALLY stinks. I was trying to get the temperature back to where it needed to be and I think the temp may have gone up to 104 a little bit, but I have it back down to 101 now. Its day 19, I candled yesterday and I see lots of dark masses with just a little air pocket in them.

    5 were duds, but many of them are rip roaring and ready to go! Wish me luck! I should have fuzzy-butts by next Weekend!!!
     

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