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Is there a way to keep chicks seperate in incubator?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chicklets81, Mar 29, 2017.

  1. chicklets81

    chicklets81 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am doing 27 eggs for the hatch-a-long. I have 6 from my sister, along with my own and some purchased. Is there an easy way to keep the eggs separate from each other so that when they hatch, I know which chick is from which egg?

    Any ideas appreciated!

    Thanks
     
  2. SunHwaKwon

    SunHwaKwon Overrun With Chickens

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    Some people use little baskets, or put them inside of those little mesh laundry bags. Last time I did not have a full incubator so I just made walls out of damp washcloths lol. It would be hard to do that with 27 though.
     
  3. Tabasco Jack

    Tabasco Jack Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I made a divider out of hardwire cloth.
     

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