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I have my first pip...

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by jessicayarno, Mar 9, 2012.

  1. jessicayarno

    jessicayarno Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I tell ya what, that will wake ya up faster than any amount of coffee, LOL... It is just so exciting. This is my first time incubating. The chicks aren't due til tomorrow, is it normal for them to hatch early? I know my incubator was probably a degree too warm, could that be why?
     
  2. Silkie Chick

    Silkie Chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    We have only ever used hens to incubate, but ours generally start hatching on day twenty, even sometimes on day nineteen. So I wouldn't worry about it too much. You should post pics when they hatch and are all fluffy.
     
  3. jessicayarno

    jessicayarno Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have taken a ton of pics and will definitely post some when they dry out.. This has been the best medicine for my recovery, after having a hysterectomy...
     

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