How do i know when the Hatch is Over?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by suzieq, Mar 28, 2009.

  1. suzieq

    suzieq Out Of The Brooder

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    I am working on day 23. Out of 25 - 3 have hatched but seven have pipped. These three will be dry tomorrow sometime. Can I move the three musketeers or do i wait..and if i wait how long?

    thanks for your help am new at this.

    Susan
     
  2. Teresaann24

    Teresaann24 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 29, 2008
    Eastern, Kentucky
    I quickly removed my lone hatched chick today after being in the bator drying for 24 hours.
     
  3. jonty

    jonty Out Of The Brooder

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    Quote:Susan, I would take the chicks you have now and place them in the brooder if they are dry and leave the others to hatch in peace.
     
  4. suzieq

    suzieq Out Of The Brooder

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    The hatch is still going strong. Over night 4 more have hatched and there are still eggs that have pipped.

    I was afraid to open the incubator to move the two dry ones to the brooder.....but I guess I will just do it quickly.

    thank you for your advice.

    susan
     

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