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**DAY 22 - pics p 4 & 5 & hatching video p 5**

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by LilRalphieRoosmama, Jul 9, 2008.

  1. LilRalphieRoosmama

    LilRalphieRoosmama Officially Quacked

    Oct 15, 2007
    Elyria, OH
    On day 19 - I can't believe it!!! Just one egg out of 41 so far but YEAH!!! My parents stopped over to visit and I had to take them down to show them my bators. Dad said "I think that one just moved!" I looked closer and saw it had pipped!

    I'm SO EGGCITED!!!!!
     
    Last edited: Jul 12, 2008
  2. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member

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    It's an exciting thing no matter how many times you do it. I love it when I "think" I hear peeping from the eggs.
     
  3. LilRalphieRoosmama

    LilRalphieRoosmama Officially Quacked

    Oct 15, 2007
    Elyria, OH
    I don't hear any peeping at all - was surprised to even see the pip!!! Didn't even see it move [​IMG] It's like missing your kid's first steps!!!! HOLY MOLY!!!
     
  4. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member

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    Well you're not done hatching yet. Sometimes I peep and they peep back.
     
  5. LilRalphieRoosmama

    LilRalphieRoosmama Officially Quacked

    Oct 15, 2007
    Elyria, OH
    I'll have to run down and peep at it...please hold...[​IMG]
     
  6. LilRalphieRoosmama

    LilRalphieRoosmama Officially Quacked

    Oct 15, 2007
    Elyria, OH
    Must still be napping...but can you SEE it???!!!

    [​IMG]

    Can you tell this is my first time?

    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  7. kellim

    kellim Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I SEE IT!!![​IMG] I can't wait for an update!!!!
     
  8. LilRalphieRoosmama

    LilRalphieRoosmama Officially Quacked

    Oct 15, 2007
    Elyria, OH
    YEAH!!! It's not just me!!! Still nothing further...a few hours ago when we first noticed it, I saw it poke its little beak through - now nothing.

    I WILL NOT PANIC...I WILL NOT PANIC...AND I WILL NOT NOT NOT OPEN THE LID...
     
  9. kellim

    kellim Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Take Deep Slow Breaths, then duck tape that top down to stay out !!! lol Well of course till you "just have to open it [​IMG] !!!" lol Thanks for the update.
     
  10. LilRalphieRoosmama

    LilRalphieRoosmama Officially Quacked

    Oct 15, 2007
    Elyria, OH
    Thanks for being there for me!! I need a 12 step program about now - this is nerve wracking!!

    Still nothing more [​IMG] so I'm heading to bed soon and hope that I'll be surprised in the morning. Thought I saw another one move but I'm not sure. It's still so early! But the eggs are from our own chickens so I think they might have started incubating while I was saving them up.

    Will give you HOPEFULLY a better update in the morning, if I can sleep!!
     

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