how much longer? Just can't wait

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by goose man al, May 4, 2009.

  1. goose man al

    goose man al Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 26, 2009
    I can hear my chicks peckin at there shell. How much longer them they pip
  2. gabrielle1976

    gabrielle1976 Overrun With Chickens

    Feb 21, 2009
    Columbia river gorge
    keep that bator shut and sit on youre hands [​IMG]
    Im no expert but I think about 12-24 hours maybe after they start working at it .
    Im shure someone will really know and answer you soon
  3. ChickyLaura

    ChickyLaura The Crazy Chicken Lady

    Mar 31, 2009
    Eastern/Central PA
    My first chick ever hatched last night, another one hatched about 2 hours ago. It seemed like once they started chirping, it really wasn't long until they really were working to get out. Hang in there! I know it's hard! Keep the bator shut!!![​IMG]

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