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how long after zipped?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by heksa, Apr 3, 2011.

  1. heksa

    heksa Songster

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    No. 13 has been zipped for over an hour now. I'm worried, because all the others popped shortly after the zip.

    How long should I wait?
    Should I do something?
    How would I know if it's shrink wrapped or something?
    I can see it's breathing, moving, but I don't see a beak outside in the zip crack.
    Is he/she in trouble?
     

  2. madrooster

    madrooster Chirping

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    sometimes they just kinda lay in the egg for awhile cuz there tired, give him some more time ,aslong as the membrane ripped with the shell hes fine, plenty of air ,hes probally just takin a breather. just relax and let him do his thing. i know trust me its hard not to help.[​IMG]
     
  3. heksa

    heksa Songster

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    Alright, I will wait then.
    I might be superstitious, you know. [​IMG]
    He happens to be "unlucky" number, so I'm subconsciously thinking the worst. [​IMG]
     

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