Day 20 and still nothing??? Help!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by jellis, Mar 8, 2009.

  1. jellis

    jellis Out Of The Brooder

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    This is my first time incubating, its day 20 and I haven't seen anything yet? should i give up? Anyone have any ideas whats going on?
     
  2. Snakeoil

    Snakeoil Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No don't give up, still one more day to go, after which I always give them another couple of days in case you temp. was a little off.
     
  3. Mrs MIA

    Mrs MIA Chick Magnet

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    Are you saying that you're not seeing any pips or rocking, or that you've candled and haven't seen anything? I would not panic until maybe day 23, but if you candled before you put them in the hatcher/stopped turning, and you saw movement, then leave them be for a few more days.
     
  4. BawGock

    BawGock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Don't panic on day 20...they're going to be fine!
    Just keep that bator shut! [​IMG]
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    Good luck!
    Carolyn
     
    Last edited: Mar 8, 2009
  5. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    Your only on day 20, chicks hatch on 21. Somtimes later if the temps and humdity have been low. Patience!!
     

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