Hatching Pics (first hatch over, second one starting!)

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by speckledhen, Oct 3, 2009.

  1. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Hatching some Delawares and BBS Orps for someone on BYC and they are hatching right now. Three of the twelve eggs aren't pipped yet. Day 21 started late this afternoon.

  2. Blueggchick

    Blueggchick ♥Dar's Blue Bayou Chicks♥

    Apr 18, 2009
    SE LA
    Wow....how cute!!!! Congrats!
  3. popcornpuppy

    popcornpuppy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 19, 2009
    Holland, Massachusetts
    They are so cute Cynthia!!! [​IMG]
    It brings back memories (from just a week and a half ago [​IMG] ).

    Jimmy wants to know if you think the Orp that is shown in your pic is black, and at what age do you get a good idea of what color they will be?
  4. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

    Jun 27, 2008
    West Central Ohio
    Congratz speckledhen! [​IMG] More Del babies!
  5. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Quote:It's a bit early to tell on that one since it's not completely fluffed out, but at this point, it does appear black to me. The very dark blues will fool you for quite awhile, though.

    Brad, I may be putting over 30 in the bator in a couple days. LOTS more Delaware babies!
  6. Sillystunt

    Sillystunt Master of the Silly

    Jul 11, 2008
    Winter Haven, FL
    so cute! I am right here with ya, day 21 and just had one hatch out of 6. GEESSSH i hate the waiting game~
  7. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Mar 25, 2008
    Cute! Cute! [​IMG]

    Good hatching vibes coming your way Cyn! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
  8. cwhit590

    cwhit590 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 6, 2008
    SW Michigan
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    Congrats on the new babies!
  9. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    This bunch is being much slower than they usually are. Guess I'll be missing more sleep tonight. And I have a batch who are on Day 19 now, so I get to do it all over again in a day or so.
  10. justmeandtheflock

    justmeandtheflock Overrun with ducklings :)

    May 27, 2009
    NW NJ
    Awe [​IMG]

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