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

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

    gabrielle1976 Overrun With Chickens

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    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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