Christmas Chicks?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by jruner, Dec 5, 2008.

  1. jruner

    jruner Out Of The Brooder

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    I set my Buff Orpingtons last night and I hope Santa delivers. I found out the thermometer I was using for my styrobator was reading 10 degrees to low!!! Now I have two for safety. I hope for cheeping instead for bells!

    John Runer
     
  2. Chickie Mamma

    Chickie Mamma Farmer at Heart

    Apr 20, 2008
    Sherman, CT
    GOOD LUCK!! I had a similar thermometer tragedy. I have a digital now and make sure new batteries are put in prior to setting the eggs. Learned the hard way! [​IMG]
     
  3. Southernbelle

    Southernbelle Gone Broody

    Mar 17, 2008
    Virginia
    I set 6 eggs under a broody yesterday, so I'll be hatching with you this Christmas!
     
  4. Must Be Losing It

    Must Be Losing It Lost It

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    Maybe we should rewrite the 12 days of Christmas!

    We know his true love gave him BO's in a pear tree or may it is an Rcom on the first day, or so we hope.
     
  5. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    I have 5 pekin duck and 4 chinese/pilgrim goose eggs in my bator, due Christmas eve!! I started a 'Anyone hatching on Christmas??' thread a few days ago, if you want to join in there!

    Good luck!!! [​IMG]
     
  6. Crazy_For_Chickens

    Crazy_For_Chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats I hope that you love the little Fuzz Bals. [​IMG]
     

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