Chirping chicks in egg

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by JordanFamily, Apr 16, 2008.

  1. JordanFamily

    JordanFamily Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I can hear a chick chirping at day 18 and it is still chirping at day 19 without pipping yet. I was just wondering how long from when you first hear a chirp does the chick usually start to pip?
    Thanks JordanFamily
     
    Last edited: Apr 16, 2008
  2. Love my Critters!

    Love my Critters! Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How exciting to hear peeping! :DIn my experiences I remember the chicks starting to pip after about 2-3 days of peeping. If they are on day 19 I would not be concerned. Lots of Luck. Hope this helped.
     

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