First pip, wrong end of the egg

Discussion in 'Quail' started by igorsMistress, Sep 16, 2018.

  1. igorsMistress

    igorsMistress Crossing the Road Barefoot

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    This is pipping right? The top right above the X.
     
  2. Im pretty sure thats a pip
     
  3. igorsMistress

    igorsMistress Crossing the Road Barefoot

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    Thank you. I examined it closer with the flashlight and put on my glasses :gig
    There's clearly an outward bulge but, it's pipped at the small end :(
     
  4. HuffleClaw

    HuffleClaw Crossing the Road

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    Yes, it’s a pip. If it were mine, I’d give it a while and if it doesn’t make any progress maybe chip off a piece of the shell, if it still doesn’t make much progress you may (or may not) have to assist. GOOD LUCK!! :fl
     
  5. 007Sean

    007Sean Enabler

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    Yep, it's pipped.
     
  6. KRFlashner

    KRFlashner Chirping

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    OH!! I'm so excited for you!! Ours hasn't started pipping yet but I swear I've seen a few rock last night. The waiting is killing me! Post more pictures so I can live vicariously through your hatch! lol :celebrate
     
  7. igorsMistress

    igorsMistress Crossing the Road Barefoot

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    I will! I'm on pins and needles right now.
     
  8. igorsMistress

    igorsMistress Crossing the Road Barefoot

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    Progress.
     
  9. le_bwah

    le_bwah Songster

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    If chicky's made that much progress being upside down, I think they're going to be okay. One of mine pipped like that, zipped out no problem. Just keep an eye on them. Wishing you luck! :fl
     
  10. igorsMistress

    igorsMistress Crossing the Road Barefoot

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    More progress. Humidity is at 62 %
     

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