has your chick ever hatch within 3 hours

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chickarooo, Aug 23, 2013.

  1. chickarooo

    chickarooo Chirping

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    Well i have a broody and she is on day 21 this morning I heard peeping and the egg was moving around alot but I was wondering if chicks always hatch at 24hours
     
  2. chickarooo

    chickarooo Chirping

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    Some one please answer
     
  3. loveourbirds

    loveourbirds Songster

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    they can hatch from pip to running around in a couple hours to a few days. temperature differences, humidity differences, even difference in the protein in the parent's feed can be a factor.
     

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