just 1 chick

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by melpatel, Mar 16, 2009.

  1. melpatel

    melpatel In the Brooder

    Feb 20, 2009
    So today is day 23 and I have 1 chick and don't see any pipping I will give the eggs 1 more day. Will the little one be ok tell tomorrow when I can go to the feed store? The chicks at the feed store is going to be 6 days old how is that going to work? How do I get pics on here?

  2. LoveMyBirds

    LoveMyBirds Songster

    Aug 10, 2008
    Quote:If you haven't thrown them out yet... I'd wait a few days longer..

    I have 2 hens setting on one nest, and it's been cold here when they first started to set..

    I got one chick last Wed.. the 2nd chick Friday.. and 3rd chick today..

    I'm hoping to see a nest full by this Wed. Thur..

    So good luck to you..
  3. william9792

    william9792 Songster

    Nov 23, 2008
    graham, nc
    is the chick in a bator, or under a broody? if in bator it can stay in there for up three days with out food or water. and getting chicks from store will be fine, i put chicks in day old chicks with three week old chicks all the time. william

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