How long should i wait till i through the eggs away?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by 9farmgirl9, May 6, 2011.

  1. 9farmgirl9

    9farmgirl9 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have 18 fertile eggs but only 3 hatched, which 2 werent developed and died but one ''Dumplin" made it and is still by herself, they were suposse to hatch the 2nd, 3rd, 4t, and the5th of may how long should i wait til i crack em open and see what went wrong?
     
  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    WOW! You had a heck of staggered hatch there. In the future I would recommend no more than two hatch dates in one bator. Makes things alot easier. The ones that were due 4 days ago, get em out before you have a mess on your hands. Same with the ones due on the third. Candle the rest for signs of life, and if there are none, get em outta there!
     
  3. 9farmgirl9

    9farmgirl9 Chillin' With My Peeps

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