Last few days!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Charlie1st, Oct 15, 2010.

  1. Charlie1st

    Charlie1st New Egg

    Oct 12, 2010

    Newbie here!!

    We are on Lockdown {since wednesday evening}

    I have heard the chicks chirping, omg I can't move away from them!!!

    How long do you think it will be before any start to pip??
    We estimated they would arrive by saturday!!

    This is our first batch of 6 so please be gentle with me!![​IMG]
  2. Charlie1st

    Charlie1st New Egg

    Oct 12, 2010
    Wow 2 hatched this evening [​IMG] and one more egg chipped but struggling to push through [​IMG] got all our info from this great site even down to the incubator which we made ourselves [​IMG]

    So fab will update and try and add photos once we have had some sort of sleep [​IMG]
  3. sheila3935

    sheila3935 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 10, 2010
    Stonington, illinois
    Congrats on your new fuzzy butts. I just hatched out 22 eggs day 21 14 hatched day22 5 hatched day23 2 hatched and day24 1 hatched one other didnt make it. she was fully developed just didnt pip out. so give it some time and enjoy. Mine are almost 1 week old and they are eating drinking poop machines [​IMG]
  4. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    Well done! Give the rest more time. [​IMG]
    Last edited: Oct 15, 2010
  5. allieloveschickens

    allieloveschickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 20, 2010
    San Diego
    so exciting!! I want to see pictures [​IMG]
  6. tuesdays chicks

    tuesdays chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 26, 2010
    stuart florida
    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] new babies, I can't wait for mine they have only been in a week, congrats new dad, I'm just imagining how I'm going to be feeling when and if mine hatch. its so exciting I have 5 definate embryos and 4 chicken eggs I can't see through and 19 quail. wish I was at the end of it already its so stressing.
  7. maizey

    maizey Chillin' With My Peeps

    errr...whats 'lock down" in the chicken world? [​IMG] In middle school its where you turn off the lights,lock the door and hide the kids under the desks..thats the only lock down i know....just curious as im new too

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