****HATCHED****20 out of 25!!!!!!LOTS O' PICS!!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Guitartists, May 18, 2008.

  1. Guitartists

    Guitartists Resistance is futile

    Mar 21, 2008
    Michigan
    I was going to candle an egg to make sure they were still alive.... and I very quickly grabbed one at random as none had pipped yet. Low and behold, as I picked it up, I noticed it had pipped in the lower 3rd of the egg.... so I quickly placed it back in the carton, only on it's side more so that it wouldn't get stuck..... and I saw something move across the hole! [​IMG] I'm soooo excited! [​IMG]

    But now I'm worried sick!!!! What if more pip low???? I don't want my humidity to drop and endanger the hatch. Do you think I got lucky in pulling the low pipper??? Should I be concered about the rest???????

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    Last edited: May 21, 2008
  2. Guitartists

    Guitartists Resistance is futile

    Mar 21, 2008
    Michigan
    I've got a second pip! This time up high where it should be!!! Now I definitely don't want to open the bator! :| Do you think the rest will be ok????
     
  3. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Hooray! Hooray! I'm so excited for you! Keep us posted!

    Come on babies, come on! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  4. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Good luck! [​IMG] Yes, they should be just fine. I've had some pip low for no apparent reason and get out of the egg just fine on their own. Hope your hatch goes well. [​IMG]

    Jody
     
  5. NoSpringChick

    NoSpringChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Keep us posted; I'm excited; and get that camera ready!
     
  6. Guitartists

    Guitartists Resistance is futile

    Mar 21, 2008
    Michigan
    [​IMG] Thanks! That certainly helps put my mind at ease! This is like better than Christmas, my Birthday and I don't even know what all rolled into one! [​IMG] No wonder it is so addicting to hatch eggs [​IMG] [​IMG] It's gonna be hard to only hatch what I need [​IMG] So exciting! I'm not gonna get ANY sleep tonight! [​IMG]
     
  7. Vamp-A-Billy Princess

    Vamp-A-Billy Princess Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 13, 2008
    Indiana
    Congrats! Isnt hatching great? I need to get more eggs. Be patient I'm sure they'll be fine. Can't wait to see em!
     
  8. Frizzledhen

    Frizzledhen Spear Gunnin' Coons

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  9. Guitartists

    Guitartists Resistance is futile

    Mar 21, 2008
    Michigan
    Not the best pics... they're hard to get through steamy glass [​IMG]

    Pip one....

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    Pip two....

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  10. equus2

    equus2 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Those are GREAT pics!!! Congratulations!! You're in the home stretch!!
     

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