Hatching eggs: chirping!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Zzguy, Dec 26, 2007.

  1. Zzguy

    Zzguy Out Of The Brooder

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    i am on the 20th day of incubation. and this morning, when i went to check on the eggs, i could here a quiet chirp from inside the incubator. it only sounded like it was coming from one egg though, is there anything else i should be looking for on the 20th day??
     
  2. hypnofrogstevie

    hypnofrogstevie chick magnet

    Jul 12, 2007
    Newton NJ
    Sweet! I am on my 13th day and cant wait to hit day 20. I hope to see some pics. Check to see if any eggs are rocking
     
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  3. Zzguy

    Zzguy Out Of The Brooder

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    i looked an didnt see any rocking, is this a bad thing?:eek:
     
  4. hypnofrogstevie

    hypnofrogstevie chick magnet

    Jul 12, 2007
    Newton NJ
    No they are probobly resting.
     
  5. Zzguy

    Zzguy Out Of The Brooder

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    im keeping my fingers crossed, imm so nervous tomorrow the eggs will just sit ther and nothing will happen. theree silikies, so i can't wait to see the chicks
     
  6. hypnofrogstevie

    hypnofrogstevie chick magnet

    Jul 12, 2007
    Newton NJ
  7. Pinenot

    Pinenot Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How eggciting!!! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  8. Sharisr32

    Sharisr32 Egg Killer ;)

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    Good Luck !!! Not sure if it is an incuabtor or a broody if it is a broody all you can look for is broken pieces of an egg- then chicks --incubator i watch for pips - ok I stare and pray LOL
     
  9. Zzguy

    Zzguy Out Of The Brooder

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    it hatched!!!!!! just one of them, although it is just the end of day twenty. is that bad? its still wet and gross-looking
     
  10. Tsagirl

    Tsagirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 9, 2007
    Eugene,OR
    No that is not bad, it sounds wonderful! Congrats!!!

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    It should take 21 days, so just watch out....you will probably have lots more babies tomorow!
    yea!
    Can't wait to get my eggs!
    YEEHAAAAAAAAA!

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