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Heart beat help

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by kim buckthorp, Feb 13, 2013.

  1. kim buckthorp

    kim buckthorp New Egg

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    After the disaster with the temp I am worried. Am not far off lock down but should I still be able to see a heart beat and movement as I don't?!!
     
  2. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

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    What day of incubation?

    I have only been able to see a heartbeat during the first week of incubation. After they start getting feathers and more body mass, the heartbeat won't be visible.
     
  3. gimmie birdies

    gimmie birdies Overrun With Chickens

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    they get still before the hatch don't worry.
     
  4. kim buckthorp

    kim buckthorp New Egg

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    The humidity has naturally risen to around 70% so I'm hoping it's a good sign. :)
     
  5. kim buckthorp

    kim buckthorp New Egg

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    Greenfamilyfarms - today is lockdown
     
  6. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

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    Congrats!!! At this point, you won't be able to see much movement or a heartbeat visible. I would let them rest and I hope you have a great hatch!
     
  7. Sally Sunshine

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    [​IMG] Good Luck!
     

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