POWER OUTAGE Day 15 for Buttons

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Mom 2em All, Jun 26, 2008.

  1. Mom 2em All

    Mom 2em All Songster

    Apr 20, 2008
    Southeast Michigan
    Today is Day 16 for my buttons (which are not doing anything- they like their eggs, they dont want to come out)...but yesterday I lost power here for a few hours!!!!!

    My other incubator is on Day 16, and Days 15 and 13 for various chickens. It is hard enough to wait the regular expected incubation period- but to add extra time for low temperatures is just torture!
  2. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

    Jan 30, 2007
    Should be fine...I have lost power my last two hatches of chicken eggs ....5 and 6 hours each ...first one hatched 8 of 9 eggs that were in there...the second hatch is on day 17 and everything looks good so far....
  3. tiffanyh

    tiffanyh Songster

    Apr 8, 2007
    All my button eggs just pop out...not alot of movement and warning and they didnt take a long time to pip, just popped out!

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