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how long do I peep peep peep!?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by changthor, May 17, 2009.

  1. changthor

    changthor Out Of The Brooder

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    i know this might sound like a dumb question. but how long does a chicken egg peep before they hatch? i'm worried about them because they have been peepin for a whole day and night now and there are no cracks yet. of course this is my first time hatching if you're asking...lol.
     
  2. mediazeal

    mediazeal Chillin' With My Peeps

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    what day are you on?
    They might start to peep on day 19 or so but not hatch til day 21
    I think they only peep once the chick has broken into the air cell
     
  3. changthor

    changthor Out Of The Brooder

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    Quote:i see. they are on day 20. thanks.
     

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