one ostrich hatched

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by bensteph821, Sep 27, 2011.

  1. bensteph821

    bensteph821 Chillin' With My Peeps

    242
    1
    106
    Jun 15, 2011
    Easton Pennsylvania
    [​IMG][​IMG]. We got one baby so far. He is doung wonderful! Walking running eating !5 more in about two weeks! Looking great, moving ,air sac good! Our small ostrich farm is frowning little by little!
     
  2. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

    8,697
    230
    316
    Feb 24, 2009
    Strasburg Ohio
    Quote:I think that's great news! But why is your little farm "frowning"! [​IMG]
     
  3. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

    8,697
    230
    316
    Feb 24, 2009
    Strasburg Ohio
    Oh, and let's see a pic! I would love to see a baby ostrich!
     
  4. bensteph821

    bensteph821 Chillin' With My Peeps

    242
    1
    106
    Jun 15, 2011
    Easton Pennsylvania
    [​IMG]


    Oh my! Not frowning! ! Growing! Lol
     
  5. instar8

    instar8 Chillin' With My Peeps

    169
    3
    98
    Jun 30, 2011
    N.IN
    Awwwww! How long do ostrich eggs incubate?
     
  6. kuntrygirl

    kuntrygirl Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

    22,034
    625
    448
    Feb 20, 2008
    Opelousas, Louisiana
    He is a cutie!! I want one!
     
  7. bensteph821

    bensteph821 Chillin' With My Peeps

    242
    1
    106
    Jun 15, 2011
    Easton Pennsylvania
    38 days, then off to hatcher for another 4 ..Lot harder than chickens to keep going once they're out though. Cab due if you don't feed them until they start eating on there own
     
  8. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

    8,697
    230
    316
    Feb 24, 2009
    Strasburg Ohio
    Well, that is just darling! What do you call a baby ostrich? I know turkeys are poults, ducks are ducklings.....
     
  9. bensteph821

    bensteph821 Chillin' With My Peeps

    242
    1
    106
    Jun 15, 2011
    Easton Pennsylvania
    Just chicks:) or a whelp
     
  10. Time-Out

    Time-Out Chillin' With My Peeps

    1,170
    41
    153
    Jun 29, 2011
    The Peak District, UK
    Awwwwwww *melts*
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by