HELP:/ what do i do day 2 of chirpin NATURAL HEN NO INCUBATOR..

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chickgirl8313, Aug 26, 2011.

  1. chickgirl8313

    chickgirl8313 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have been reading post after post but im not using an incubator.... my chick went broody.. well they eggs got mixed up with a fake sitter etc well i candled the eggs live ones got moved to the garage alone , now i heard alot of chirps day before last and hear one this morning but have not seen any chicks.. should i remove the mother and check , or leave it alone .. she is a first time mother does she know what to do .. can i help or am i going to just loose the clutch... im so upset because i dont know what to do she is sitting and i catch her half standing at times and she just seems sad like help .. should i recandle and find the chirpers and remove the rest .. gheesh im so lost [​IMG]
    [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG] also i do have eggs of different times under her ,, i was scared to take them all cause the 2 i did remove i wasnt sure about were live ...so i have some at 24 days some at 17 some at like 10 .. i know i tht let nature do it well we had stealing nest issue and im so confused i would like to save at least one chick:{
     
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  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

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    They chirp inside the shell before they hatch. Probably best to let nature take its course.
     
  3. chickgirl8313

    chickgirl8313 Out Of The Brooder

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    I am but im scared because they have been chirping for 2 days now [​IMG] Thank you for response [​IMG]
     
  4. SarahFair

    SarahFair Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My 2 chirpped for a few days before they hatched.
    Nothing you can do now.. Just wait it out and see.
     
  5. chickgirl8313

    chickgirl8313 Out Of The Brooder

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    Yeah I was wondering because everyone said within 24 hours .. so i feel better .Thanks [​IMG] .....Hopefully ill be posting pics later of babies [​IMG]
     

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