Hatching Chicks!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by 13 chickens, Aug 8, 2013.

  1. 13 chickens

    13 chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am hatching 48 Old English Bantam eggs for an Amish family and I am going to keep everyone updated on what is going on
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    these are all the eggs together
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    this is my incubator
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    these are the two eggs that pipped this morning
     
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  2. CocoPopz

    CocoPopz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I bet that's a pain turning them all individual!
     
  3. 13 chickens

    13 chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I used a turner, they put Xs and Os on them before I got them
     
  4. CocoPopz

    CocoPopz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh right haha, I hate turning then individually, easier automatic
     
  5. iheartnh

    iheartnh Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yay - I'm excited to follow this thread - I'm new to having chickens, and we will probably be looking to hatch some replacement birds next year.
     
  6. IrishAcreFarm

    IrishAcreFarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    There is nothing more exciting!! I basically didnt sleep for weeks because I would wake up in the night and have to check on them!!! Hope it is a successful hatch, cant wait to see how it goes :)
     
  7. 13 chickens

    13 chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    the egg in the far left corner is zipped almost all the way around
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  8. 13 chickens

    13 chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He Hatched, one day early!!! [​IMG] [​IMG]
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  9. CocoPopz

    CocoPopz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Aww bless him, congrats on your little chick!
     
  10. 13 chickens

    13 chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    had 4 eggs zip
     

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