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My first hatch!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Symphony, Apr 4, 2012.

  1. Symphony

    Symphony Vanilla, Little Airt Airt

    I have at least 4 pips out of 8 chicken eggs and today is day 21! I'll be updating this thread as the process goes on, and I'll have some pictures! [​IMG]
     
  2. Symphony

    Symphony Vanilla, Little Airt Airt

    Easter chickies!
     
  3. smchickfarm

    smchickfarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    CONGRATS!!!!!!! [​IMG]

    Can't wait to see pics!!!
     
  4. Symphony

    Symphony Vanilla, Little Airt Airt

    I wonder why their so slow.
     
  5. smchickfarm

    smchickfarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    takes them awhile to hatch. anywhere from 24-36 hours sometimes.........it is hard work for those little guys!

    [​IMG]
     
  6. jww6419

    jww6419 Out Of The Brooder

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    After pipping, they may wait several hours before moving or trying to hatch. They must be building up the energy to burst out of the egg.
     
  7. Symphony

    Symphony Vanilla, Little Airt Airt

    Well, I never had a hygrometer (STUPID ME!!!) and it looks like all of them died! I feel so awful! [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  8. Oceanseve

    Oceanseve Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Don't count them out yet, give them some more time!
     
  9. Symphony

    Symphony Vanilla, Little Airt Airt

    I am not, I candled them, though I didn't see moving, I saw blood vessels. I will be getting a hygrometer Wednesday.
     

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