day 20 and I got 4 pips and 1 hatch

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by freshegg, Feb 19, 2009.

  1. freshegg

    freshegg Chillin' With My Peeps

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    this is my first time incubating and there are 9 showgirls in the bator they are day 19 and I just looked and theres a crack and whole in the egg thats a pip right lol. whats a zip Im so excited Im giggling like a kid LOL. I didnt make a big post about my first time incase I failed [​IMG].

    updated 1 went from tiny pip to hatched like real fast dd,gd and dd friend all got to watch it very exciting today.
     
    Last edited: Feb 20, 2009
  2. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI
    a pip is a little hole. a zip is a line around the egg, so the shell can separate.

    chickies will be there soon! [​IMG]
     
  3. freshegg

    freshegg Chillin' With My Peeps

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    well I got the little whole with cracks around it [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  4. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI
    you are officially pipping! [​IMG]
     

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