Population Eggsplosion!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by pollyd, Oct 17, 2011.

  1. pollyd

    pollyd New Egg

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    So... we started lockdown and had 1 chic hatch 2 days early, this afternoon 7 more early birds! There are 5 more pipped and so by evening there may be a dozen peepers in the bator. [​IMG] My question is should I try to pluck out the dry fluffy ones or leave them all till tomorrow. They all seem to want to bunch together and I am worried the new chics may get trampled! Thanks [​IMG]
     
  2. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    If you can grab them super-nija style, then do so. Try not to leave the bator open for more than a few seconds.

    You can put a warm sopping wet washcloth in the bator to boost humidity back up.
     
  3. pollyd

    pollyd New Egg

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    Thanks! I have 2 eggs left to hatch out- whew! I may try to leave them alone tonight, but it will be tough! [​IMG]
     

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