Piped egg help

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by newchick87, May 14, 2016.

  1. newchick87

    newchick87 New Egg

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    My eggs have piped. My 2 year old son opened the incubator. I caught him and made him shut it fast. One egg piped while the other just hatched at 12: 30 this afternoon. Could him opening it hurt the piped egg?
     
  2. TheKindaFarmGal

    TheKindaFarmGal Overrun With Chickens

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    Maybe, but if it wasn't for too long everything is probably fine.
     
  3. newchick87

    newchick87 New Egg

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    The chick hatched at 6:30 last night. I so happy I as thinking that it would not. So as of now I have 3 that hatched and 3 still to come. Not sure if they were layed on different days.
     
  4. TheKindaFarmGal

    TheKindaFarmGal Overrun With Chickens

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    It doesn't matter if they were laid different days. If they weren't being kept warm they won't develop, so they should all hatch around the same time. Congrats on the new chick! [​IMG]
     

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