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Hatching Complete w/Updated Pics

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Heidi, Mar 21, 2008.

  1. Heidi

    Heidi Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 18, 2007
    Northwest Michigan
    I would have to say the egg carton hatching method does work quite well. IMO I had a 70% hatch rate and mind you that these eggs were in shipping for 3 days w/ temps in the teens at night and 20's during the day. I ended up with 8 blrw (from blisschick) and 10 blue andalusians (from E-bay).
    I post a pic of all of them later today.
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    The first 4 born - 3 blrw and 1 blue andy
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    Last edited: Mar 21, 2008
  2. Flyman39

    Flyman39 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congratulations on the hatch. They are fine looking babies.
     
  3. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Awww, how sweet! My bator is hatching as I type! 27 more babies woohoo!! Congrats on the hatch!!
     
  4. Wynette

    Wynette Moderator Staff Member

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    Another awesome hatch, Heidi! CONGRATS!!![​IMG]
     
  5. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Congrats on your hatch! They look so cute.
     
  6. PTFarmer

    PTFarmer Out Of The Brooder

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    Congratulations on your hatch ! I had great luck as well with the carton method, 37 out of 41 !

    Brian
     
  7. Heidi

    Heidi Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 18, 2007
    Northwest Michigan
    Here's a few all fluffed up and stuff. Mind you they don't hold very still for pics. The group shot was a huge blur so I didn't post it.
    Splash Blue Andalusian (3 hatched)
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    Blue Andy (6 hatched)
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    Black Andy (1 hatched)
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    Blue Lace Red Wyandotte (3 different shades w/ 8 hatched)
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  8. equine chick

    equine chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 9, 2007
    pennsylvania
    They are so cute.
     
  9. living2ride

    living2ride Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awww! So sweet! I love the blrw. I'll have to add them to my ever-growing list of eggs I MUST have. [​IMG] Yay chickies!
     
  10. orlandoluv1

    orlandoluv1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    awww they are soooo cute! they all look really good. once i invest in a larger bator im thinking i might try the carton method it seems to be working for a lot of people. any hoo CONGRATULATIONS! [​IMG]
     

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