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Most wanted chick piping.........**PIX Added 10/1/11****

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by crazypetlady, Aug 18, 2011.

  1. I have some Serama's and d'uccles in the incubator due tomorrow but I have 1 pip the chick I have wanted for awhile a black mottled d'uccle!!!!!!!

    I will be running to the incubator every five min. to check on the progress and look for more pips......
    Last edited: Oct 2, 2011


    DUCKGIRL89 Songster

    Apr 28, 2011
    Cool! Are they shipped?
  3. Yes they are shipped.

    I JUST checked under my lil broody and she has hatched 1 I think it's a BSL pullet with a White laced polish rooster cross, it's sure cute!!!
    Last edited: Aug 18, 2011
  4. I have had the most intresting hatch both in the incubator and under my broody.

    From the brooder I have 1 blue mottled & 1 black mottled d'uccle. I thought Serma eggs hatched on days 18-19 we are on day 20 and nothing yet. I checked a couple eggs and there are chicks in there moving. I'll hope for more progress tomorrow. I might have made a mistake thinking that they hatched early as i put the d'uccle eggs in and 3 days later put in the serama eggs thinking they would hatch on the same day.

    From under my broody she hatched one little cross chick then abandoned her eggs I waited a day and went to pick up the eggs and there was a silver penciled bantam stuck in mid hatch the membrane dried so I helped it out and it is ok. I then candled the rest of her eggs and two moved so I placed them in the incubator one just hatched it is another BSL polish cross and the other is still in there with the serama eggs. that one is a silver pencil bantam also.

    That's 5 little odd chicks ot of 30 some eggs, we will see if any of the other eggs hatch tomorrow.............................I'm still hoping for some seramas
  5. mstricer

    mstricer Crowing

    Feb 12, 2009
    Quote:ME TOOOOOOOOOOOO. I have some in my incubator also [​IMG] [​IMG] I so happy for you. The Black Mottled Duccles. I have been looking for them since January
  6. Mrs. Fluffy Puffy

    Mrs. Fluffy Puffy Fluffy Feather Farm

    Jan 26, 2010
    Texas, Panhandle
    OMG, I Love, Love, LOVE the Black Mottled/Blue Mottled/ and White D'uccles! [​IMG]

    I have Seramas, and they are "BIG Chicken, in a Little Body!!" [​IMG]

    ~ Aspen
    Last edited: Aug 20, 2011
  7. doing the serama dance!!! I have day 21 pip from the remaining serma eggs of my hatch, hopefully I will get more than 1.... "doin the serama dance"[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]:thumbsup

  8. mandelaykay

    mandelaykay Chirping

    Mar 23, 2011
    Southern maine
    I am on day 21 for 5 eggs and day 20 for another dozen and so far I have seen nothing... is this a bad sign?
  9. I have have een eggs hatch at 18-22 days so far. Maybe it's the way I count the days I don't know. Don't give up hope I almost did when the other hatched friday and these didn't.

    I just noticed 1 more pip

    Keep the faith

  10. Mrs. Fluffy Puffy

    Mrs. Fluffy Puffy Fluffy Feather Farm

    Jan 26, 2010
    Texas, Panhandle
    mandelaykay - I wouldn't start to worry yet. [​IMG] [​IMG] Do you know around what time you put them in the incubator?

    ~ Aspen [​IMG]

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