newly hatching chickens

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Princess Poppycock, Sep 13, 2010.

  1. Princess Poppycock

    Princess Poppycock Out Of The Brooder

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    Does anyone here who has hatched chicks have any photos of the process?


    Thanks!

    Poppy
     
  2. ADozenGirlz

    ADozenGirlz The Chicken Chick[IMG]emojione/assets/png/00ae.png

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    Quote:Be careful what you ask for!
    Here's my photo essay for you from egg to 7 weeks old. That's the process...the WHOLE process! [​IMG]

    The brilliantly packaged Silver Spangled Hamburg eggs from BYCer mopargal1972:
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    BATOR EGGS: All 7 are developing on track!
    DAY 3, egg #3:
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    DAY 3, egg#11
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    Day 4, egg #12:
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    Day 4, egg #11:
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    Day 4, egg #4:
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    Day 6:
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    Pips! We have PIPS!!! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Two of the bator eggs pipped just before noon today!
    Egg #12 pipped first (at 12:30pm on day 19, 2 days early)
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    Moments after egg #12 pipped, #11 joined her!
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    b]Egg#4 (@4pm on day #19)[/b]
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    Egg#3 @8pm
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    Egg#[email protected]
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    Egg#12 @9pm, moving right along!
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    7/23/10 (day #20) egg#11 @1:01am- beak peeking out
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    7/23/10 egg#11 @1:42am- almost fully zipped
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    7/23/10 egg#11 @1:49am-"I can't get seem to get this hat off. Hey, can someone turn on a light please?"
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    7/23/10 egg#11 @1:55am- bench pressing my shell
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    7/23/10 eggs#11 & 3 @6:27am-sisters cuddle
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    Still drying off:
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    Stretching out:
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    Sammyl, 1 day old:
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    Silver Spangled Hamburg chicks (and Sybil, on left SSH x Lakenvelder)
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    Here are a few pics of them at 4 weeks old:
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    Simon, at 7 weeks old:
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    Greta at 7 weeks old (yesterday!):
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    Last edited: Sep 16, 2010
  3. chichi56788

    chichi56788 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here is a video of my Naked Neck, Lola hatching.
     
  4. ADozenGirlz

    ADozenGirlz The Chicken Chick[IMG]emojione/assets/png/00ae.png

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    This is a video I just uploaded to YouTube today of Henrietta hatching (this is a different hatch from the photos I posted above):
     
    Last edited: Sep 16, 2010
  5. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Great thread
     
  6. Rachel'sFlock

    Rachel'sFlock Chillin' With My Peeps

    AdozenGirls, that was spectacular!
    Well done, you!
    Thanks for all your effort!
     
  7. ADozenGirlz

    ADozenGirlz The Chicken Chick[IMG]emojione/assets/png/00ae.png

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    Rachel'sFlock :

    AdozenGirls, that was spectacular!
    Well done, you!
    Thanks for all your effort!

    Wow, thanks. I appreciate that. It was my pleasure. [​IMG]
     

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