Lockdown- Day 19

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by CakePrincess21, Mar 16, 2012.

  1. CakePrincess21

    CakePrincess21 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The temp. is at 100 and the humidity went down to 46 it was 50 this morning. What do i do should i leave it as is? Since I'm not suppose to open?
     
  2. audrey02026

    audrey02026 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do you have the plugs in the top of the incubator? If you do use a straw or something similar to add water.
     
  3. Tracy the chick

    Tracy the chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    As long as they havent pipped outside the shell it will be fine to open it. Put a sponge inside too. Have everything ready just to put in. Good luck..:D
     
  4. CakePrincess21

    CakePrincess21 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes i do. But no straws! [​IMG]
     
  5. CakePrincess21

    CakePrincess21 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok i already had a sponge inside. but i guessed it dried.I read lots of threads and they all say not to open. But I will, and hopefully they hatch. Day 20 cant wait![​IMG]
    Humidity 44 and temp. 99
    Its raining rite now and the temp is 59 outside.
     
  6. CakePrincess21

    CakePrincess21 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just heard Peeping! [​IMG] its been going on for an hour![​IMG]But none of them are moving or anything! [​IMG]
     
  7. audrey02026

    audrey02026 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats!!!!!! It can take awhile for them to hatch even after the first pip.[​IMG]
     
  8. CakePrincess21

    CakePrincess21 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    One just made a crack in the egg! humidity 49 [​IMG]
     
  9. CakePrincess21

    CakePrincess21 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Day 20 its raining like crazy i wake up and find the temp. at 111. so are the chicks dead. last night i had them at 100. i think one of the kids might've moved something. i'll wait it out and see what happens if any hatch
     
  10. Peter1975

    Peter1975 Out Of The Brooder

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    Whats happened then? I've got to know now!!!!
     

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