Do you think they will hatch?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by A Carolina Chick, Jun 23, 2008.

  1. A Carolina Chick

    A Carolina Chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I rush home to beat the Mail Lady to my house, but she had already beat me. My eggs were left in my mailbox, but I have not idea how long. It was hot in the opened mailbox. I usually already have my incubator up and running before my eggs get here, but I had a crazy weekend and forgot to do it. Well, I pop the eggs in and plug it up. I had to run a few errands and 4 hours later I come home to find that the incubator was only 90 degrees. I openned up my bator and realized that the fan wasn't working. I took it apart and there was a spider nest in there keeping the fan from working. I cleaned it up and put it back together. It is almost at 100 degrees now. What do you all think?
     
  2. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    Don't stress...They should do just fine...candle at day 7 or 10 and see what you have....good luck
     
  3. bangor777

    bangor777 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I certainly don't have a lot of experience, but it sounds like you should be fine! Good luck and keep us posted!
     
  4. bwhite28

    bwhite28 Out Of The Brooder

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    You should be okay, most people dont set their eggs right away anyway so the yolks can settle. I'm sure you have some chicks running around in no time.
     

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