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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Kknight3, Aug 31, 2014.

  1. Kknight3

    Kknight3 In the Brooder

    Aug 19, 2014
    My first chick hatched this morning around 8 and has been in the incubator all day. He/she is almost completely dry. How long do you guys normally wait before removing chicks from the incubator after they have hatched?
  2. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

    May 14, 2014
    I would wait overnight and see if the majority of the eggs hatch. Constantly opening and closing the incubator is not good for the chicks.

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