hatching

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Ricks Chicks, Apr 17, 2009.

  1. Ricks Chicks

    Ricks Chicks Songster

    Looking at the eggs in the bator ans one of them is moving . not supposed to hatch until Sunday but egg is definetly moving today.
     

  2. gabrielle1976

    gabrielle1976 Crowing

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    there is a whole process going on , they move and get into postion , they pip there air cell inside the egg then they pip the shell , all these things can take hours and hours and hours . So he may not hatch till sunday even if he is wiggling today. [​IMG]
     
  3. Davaroo

    Davaroo Poultry Crank

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    a day or so early. Do what gabrielle says.
    You set the wheels in motion 3 weeks ago - all you can do now is stand by.
     

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