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Patiently (or not) waiting on hatching eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by fernandez0067, Apr 12, 2009.

  1. fernandez0067

    fernandez0067 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello--- my eggs were due to hatch yesturday (day 21), and so far Ive got nothing. Its my first time incubating and I only have 4 eggs in the bator right now. Do you think it would damage the chicks if I gently candled them tonight? I have a feeling they are all dead. [​IMG]
     
  2. pw_quiltworks

    pw_quiltworks One Handy Chick

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    I would leave them be for a couple more days. Hope you get some chicks.
     

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