first incubation is a success

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by littlered, Aug 6, 2010.

  1. littlered

    littlered Out Of The Brooder

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    about a mouth ago i bought a small incubator off ebay (only will hold around three eggs) i hadtwoeggs in it and today my first chick finally came doing great looks like its gonna be a cochin thanks to all that helped me with learning how this worked
     
  2. paddock36

    paddock36 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats to the new hatchling [​IMG]
     
  3. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Hey right now you're getting a 50% hatch... were they shipped eggs?[​IMG]
     
  4. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    How COOL!

    I'm also working my way through my very first incubator hatch... four eggs of 7 have pipped. And nothing has happened since the pips. Of course, they didn't all pip at the same time.....

    I'm sure hoping they make it out alive.
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  5. littlered

    littlered Out Of The Brooder

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    nope they were leyed by one of my black cochin hens that is now sittin on over twenty eggs this little guy is doing great runnung around with my seven silkie chicks
     

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