Quick new chick question?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Jungleexplorer, Mar 24, 2012.

  1. Jungleexplorer

    Jungleexplorer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How long after a chick has hatched is it okay to leave them in the incubator without food or water?
     
  2. chickenobsessed

    chickenobsessed Out Of The Brooder

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    24-72 hours i think?????? im pretty sure thought
     
  3. Ilovemyduckies

    Ilovemyduckies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't think they HAVE to eat they are 2 days old.
     
  4. Jungleexplorer

    Jungleexplorer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I left the first one that hatched in the incubator for three days until all the rest had hatched. He was fine.
     

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