Hatching out every day this week omg

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by happi752, Oct 4, 2009.

  1. happi752

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    Now I went and did something real stupid. So this is going to be interesting. My white plymouth rocks have been in the breeding pen for almost a month now. I put 1 of their eggs in the bator on Sept 15, 1 on the 16, 1 on the 17, a double yolk on the 18, and 2 on the 20.

    hahahahaha should not have done that. Now I am due to hatch out this tuesday, wednesday, thursday, friday, and sunday.

    anyone else ever make the same mistake????
     
  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Free Ranging

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    Not calling you stupid, but I'm curious about the circumstances that you put 1 egg in every day.
     
  3. Just one warning:

    Not to upset you but a double yolker won't hatch (there could be exceptions, I'm not here to argue). They both compete for the nutrition and neither has the will/ability to sacrifice itself for the other. So you may have a day off because of that one. Other than that, good luck on the hatch!
     
  4. happi752

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    Well, actually I didnt personally do that, but its my bator so Im stuck with them hatching out like that. DH thought it would be cool. Oh yeah real cool DH.[​IMG]
     
  5. Happy Chooks

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    Quote:Ah ha! NOW I understand. [​IMG]
     
  6. JayDe

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    That's something my dh would want to do! Men!
     
  7. walkswithdog

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    Chuckle. I'm like that and I'm not a guy - the "oh look at this egg" problem.

    Candle the double yolker - if they are still viable they will REQUIRE assistance to hatch, they cannot hatch by themselves - there's not enough room to turn.
     
  8. happi752

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    yes the double yolk is still viable. babies were moving real strong. now the egg is too full of babies to see anything. wooo hooo. i have another thread just for this egg.
     
  9. happi752

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    YEAH!!!! Sept 15th egg is pipped this morning!!! and I hear chirping [​IMG]
     
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