Some good news among the tragedy...

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by 4H kids and mom, Jul 22, 2007.

  1. 4H kids and mom

    4H kids and mom Cooped Up

    Mar 10, 2007
    Southern Wisconsin
    Today is (was) Day 10 on our bator eggs, and my daughter and I got up the nerve to candle them again. With all that happened this weekend, we weren't expecting much.

    However, one little one decided he/she needed to cheer us up from inside the shell and began doing a little jig and flipping and kicking around for us! Oh! How exciting! Not only to see the life growing, but moving! We also saw this same chicks heart beating. How precious. My daughter cried and I cried, but this time the tears weren't so sad. I just had to share. [​IMG]
  2. Poison Ivy

    Poison Ivy Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 2, 2007
    Naples, Florida
    That's great i'm so happy for you guys!
  3. missusduray

    missusduray Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 20, 2007
    Northern Minnesota
    OHHHH! It is so nice to hear that you got some happy news. I am sure that it was needed. Congrats on the jiggy egg!
  4. lacyloo

    lacyloo Cooped Up

    May 26, 2007
    north florida
    awwwww.. [​IMG] he waz just tying to be like happy feet. lol
  5. jessied1227

    jessied1227 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 31, 2007
    East Brady, PA
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    4H Mom, I've been off the computer for a couple days, but you've been on my mind.

    I'm so glad you had a "happy feet" moment. [​IMG]

  6. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Awww, thats GREAT news!! Congrats! I hope EVERY EGG hatches for you!!
    After the smoke clears, and the flames are gone. Life springs forth to cheer us on!
  7. Gracefulspice

    Gracefulspice Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2007
    That's the circle of life....gotta love it [​IMG] Congrats [​IMG]
  8. equine chick

    equine chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 9, 2007
    That's great, a sign that things are going to look up for you guys.
  9. Chellester

    Chellester Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 22, 2007
    Nor Cal
    Wonderful! [​IMG] It's amazing how active they get inside the egg!
  10. 4H kids and mom

    4H kids and mom Cooped Up

    Mar 10, 2007
    Southern Wisconsin
    We are quite cautiously optimistic. I guess the only good thing to come of the fire is that DH says we (my daughter and I) can keep whomever we want of the hatches (if they hatch) and THAT is not something he would normally agree to. [​IMG]

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