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Eggs are cracking!! Chicks are peeping!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ArkaFarmaMama, Nov 5, 2012.

  1. ArkaFarmaMama

    ArkaFarmaMama Out Of The Brooder

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    Happy dance!![​IMG]

    Just sit it out? I know, humidity... but sooo worried it isn't high enough for the membranes to break! This new incubator is driving me [​IMG]!!!

    Do I need to pick a bit of shell, I know, DON'T DO IT! Nature will take it's course!!

    I'm a crazy momma [​IMG]!!!!
     
  2. iluvsedward

    iluvsedward Overrun With Chickens

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    Happens every time. (to me) Just let nature take its course and if you notice any trouble just report back here :) There are plenty of people willing to help you with your hatch.

    Good luck!! I hope everything goes well! [​IMG]
     
  3. ArkaFarmaMama

    ArkaFarmaMama Out Of The Brooder

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    Nope, not gonna do it. Added some needed water like a [​IMG] ninja, and RAN across the house. Internet is going to be my friend and chick keeper awayer...... LOL!

    Thanks!
     
  4. iluvsedward

    iluvsedward Overrun With Chickens

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    I was up in the middle of the night on the computer one time on my first ever hatch because I heard peeping in my bator and just HAD to tell BYC!!
     
  5. ArkaFarmaMama

    ArkaFarmaMama Out Of The Brooder

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    Well, no baby chicks yet. They quieted down too... Hmmmm.... I am totally stressing out.
     
  6. myfinefeatheredfriends

    myfinefeatheredfriends Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know the feeling ;)
     
  7. ArkaFarmaMama

    ArkaFarmaMama Out Of The Brooder

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    One wild baby out!! He's all over the place.
    Two more piped and the other piped egg is holding out, three got nothin going on, gah! The wild one has turned several eggs and crawling all over the eggs... Having to keep my cool and not "fix" his destruction.
    I'm ready for them to BE IN THE BROODER!
     
  8. ArkaFarmaMama

    ArkaFarmaMama Out Of The Brooder

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    Got two healthy chicks and another one zipping! Whew, I'm tuckered out!
    Only 5 more to go!
     

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