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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by belly, Mar 4, 2011.

  1. belly

    belly In the Brooder

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    This is my first time incubating eggs and my first silkie just piped and is chirping. I have 7 of the 8 eggs that are ready to hatch I am so excited to watch this for my first time I don't think I will be getting much sleep tonight. I will post updates as they happen.
     

  2. NancyP

    NancyP Songster

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    The silkies are coming! Now is the time for patience, it could be hours of waiting. Enjoy and keep us posted. We will want pics
     
  3. just2rosey

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    Wow! Sounds like you're having a great first hatch! Good Luck, put up pics when you can! [​IMG]
     
  4. blefky

    blefky life in the yard

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] Don't forget the pics when they're here!
     
  5. belly

    belly In the Brooder

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    First ones out at 730 AM and two others have piped this is way to cool
     
  6. Honey1

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    Congrats!! Definitely dont forget the pics.
     
  7. Silkie Sue

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    did i miss the part about YOU POSTING PICTURES?????? [​IMG]

    some of us are still looking at "just eggs"
     

  8. Heckel's Hens

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    Woo hoo! The first pip and hatch are SO exciting!!!
     
  9. belly

    belly In the Brooder

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    Here is the first one that hatched this morning. Still waiting for the rest to hatch.

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  10. Silkie Sue

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    Soooo cute....
    I have to report .. i am in the "pip club"
    day 19 and first polish pip... [​IMG]
     

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