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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by NicolePA, Apr 2, 2007.

  1. NicolePA

    NicolePA Hatching

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    I bought one of those little yellow incubators off ebay for my daughter i plan on getting a better one soon though.. well the temp is staying up to 100 i have a little water at the bottom and i turn them twice a day but the question is when they start to hatch do i just leave them alone in there till they are out of the shell?? I have 5 eggs in there and its seems really snug in there i just have never done this before???
     
  2. wynedot55

    wynedot55 Songster

    Mar 28, 2007
    yes when they start to hatch leave then till they out of the shell.an them move them to the brooder box.goodluck with your hatching.
     
  3. marie_martin

    marie_martin Songster

    Feb 21, 2007
    Grenada, MS
    I have wondered if one of those would actually work. Keep us posted and good luck.

    Marie
     
  4. zimmy

    zimmy Songster

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    First-turn them at least three times a day (or any odd number above one). Second- Chup! Leave them in there till they're at /least/ semi-dry/fluffy, and THEN put them in a heated brooder :3

    Oh, is it that tiny yellow spaceship-looking one? I was GUNNA get that, but was like, TO HECK WITH IT, and built my own : D
     

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