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It's go time

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Thejperez, Nov 12, 2015.

  1. Thejperez

    Thejperez Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My EE /Dominique hen, elli, has a knack for finding ways out of her pen. She was getting out just about every day and couldn't find the place she got out of. She disappeared three weeks ago. I found her two weeks ago.... having a broody attack. She has elven eggs under her. And now they're hatching! :D
    This one is kinda worrying with the dot of blood and all. Elli probably shifted and broke some of the shell and broke a blood vessel.
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    A pip
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    Elli drinking
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    I'm not currently living were the chickens are so I am here twildin' my thumbs. Its hard waiting to go back later. Wish elli luck!
     
  2. lazy gardener

    lazy gardener Chicken Obsessed

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    My lil dom gal hatched 6 babies late this summer. They're now bigger than her.
     
  3. Thejperez

    Thejperez Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nine of the eggs have piped! when I moved her earlier she just sat there quietly while I checked the eggs. Now I have to start baby proofing a pen.
     

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