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Hello from Missouri!!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by wendy123, Mar 22, 2017.

  1. wendy123

    wendy123 Just Hatched

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    I have started incubating and am nervous. I started out small with 4 duck eggs. Im on day 30 and no pipp, I can hear the duckling chirp and sounds as if it is pecking, but no pipp. Shall I just wait? This is nerve wrecking. Any thoughts?
     
  2. eggbert420

    eggbert420 Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    :welcome :cd
    They will pip if they are cherping. Good luck
     
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  3. wendy123

    wendy123 Just Hatched

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    Thank you!!
     
  4. wendy123

    wendy123 Just Hatched

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    Really? I need reassurance. I read that hatch day is 28 for ducks, I'm on day 30. Should I be worried?
     
  5. eggbert420

    eggbert420 Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    Somtimes you can make duck noises to encourage them along.
     
  6. wendy123

    wendy123 Just Hatched

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    Omg its nice to know I'm not weird. I have been sitting by the incubator chirping every hour. Lol
     
  7. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Good luck and happy hatching!
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    If your temps in the incubator were lower than usual, at some point, this can slow hatching. You could also express concerns on the "duck thread." Put that in the search box and it will come up.
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    sending good hatching vibes your way [​IMG][​IMG] and [​IMG]
     
  10. wendy123

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    Should I turn the temp up?
     

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