Pipping ducklings

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chickenz101, Dec 18, 2011.

  1. chickenz101

    chickenz101 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Second time hatching ducks and im still not that confident with the whole thing! One started to pipe one day early, and 24 hours later, now it has a 1cm hole in the shell. They are due to hatch today, but none of the others, have started to hatch yet?! What do i do, leave it!?!?!?
     
  2. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

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    Quote:STEP AWAY FROM THE BATOR!!!!! let nature take its course..they are not late nor early-perfect timing-their timing..When they are ready ...they will hatch! sometimes it takes up to 2 dys to hatch out after pipping! what are your temps and humidity? your not opening the bator are you?
     
  3. Melissa Rose

    Melissa Rose Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Shouldn't they be boiling a large kettle of water right now [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] Congratulations on the new ducklings [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  4. chickenz101

    chickenz101 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i havnt opened it!! [​IMG] Still trying to crack the shell, maybe, in the morning, But none of the others look to even be attempting to pipe! D:
     
  5. Melissa Rose

    Melissa Rose Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     

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