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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by BarefootMom, May 14, 2011.

  1. BarefootMom

    BarefootMom Songster

    Jul 20, 2010
    Half Way, Missouri
    okay I had an egg pip on Thursday night. Today it has made a hole and I can see the duckling. It is chirping like crazy but hasn't zipped??


    I thought it was suppossed to pip all the way around before doing that?? am I wrong? I can't find many pictures on this so help!

  2. TayFray!

    TayFray! Songster

    Apr 16, 2011
    Vienna, Maine
    dont worry it can take up to like 6 hours. but after that I might try and help it!
  3. Chickiebabyfluff

    Chickiebabyfluff Yappette in Training

    Apr 13, 2011
    NorthEastern Ohio
    Well this is my first time too and i have been driving everyone on here crazy with my questions about such things [​IMG] I am not sure bout duckie babys tho.....advise i was given by a seasoned hatcher in ref to chickens is it can take up too 36 hours....you said it pipped on thursday? Seems like from your pic its making progress is it still chirping? Hopefully some seasoned duckie hatchers will be on and see your post and offer you better advise then me He just maybe a slow poke keep us posted [​IMG] [​IMG]

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