"Springing in the Chicks" 2016 April Hatch-a-Long Hosted by Mike & Sally

Discussion in 'Hatch-A-Longs' started by Sally Sunshine, Mar 3, 2016.

  1. DwayneNLiz

    DwayneNLiz ...lost... Premium Member

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    I L[​IMG]VE the feathered feet!!! So dang cute
     
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  2. Sueg4332

    Sueg4332 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It is a good thing I am in California. I could not resist a baby zebra. Especially a little girl.... The miles save me.
     
  3. Sally Sunshine

    Sally Sunshine Cattywampus Angel <straightens Halo> Premium Member Project Manager

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    UPDATE:


    I have pulled extremely helpful NOTES, LINKS &


    Informational Post Links from the Incubation w/ Friends thread


    for EVERYONE'S convenience and will continue to put them HERE:


     
  4. DwayneNLiz

    DwayneNLiz ...lost... Premium Member

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    Candle day 7 or 10?
     
  5. Sally Sunshine

    Sally Sunshine Cattywampus Angel <straightens Halo> Premium Member Project Manager

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    candle day 7 and 10 and 12 a few and 14 and 16 just a few.... after day 7 candle a few here and there, think OUT of the box and try to keep a closer eye on air cells if you have colored eggs in the bator!
     
  6. Sally Sunshine

    Sally Sunshine Cattywampus Angel <straightens Halo> Premium Member Project Manager

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    ANYONE ADD TO THIS PLEASE??







    ideas for a chick / incubation first aid kit??


    tweezers,

    wood screw or small drill bit for holes,

    Qtips ,

    betadine or iodine,

    papertowels,

    small cups to set eggs upright if need be,





    Vitamins save a chick, or grow gel, Syringe







    Homemade Electrolyte Recipe for weak/ill chicks post #3876 USING SPONGE WEDGES post #4473
    Chick Pro and Pre Biotic vit cheap! I swear by them! 1st & 2 wks then ACV see post #1409
    Chick and Chicken Vitamins HAVE SOME ON HAND post #61039


    Common Chick Issues
    CURLY TOES Spraddle Leg TENDON Leg ISSUES post #42573
    NAVELS She HATCHED! But what's with her butt? post #25012
    Umbilical Gunk aka Strings post #25012
    Quick lesson on pasty butt post #4657


    Step by Step Guide to ASSISTED Hatching - Click HERE
    I HAVE EGGS LEFT UNHATCHED NOW WHAT? post #12001
     
  7. BantyChooks

    BantyChooks Sing Brightly Premium Member Project Manager

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    Cereal box cardboard and electrical tape?
     
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  8. campingshaws

    campingshaws True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Like bandaids or vet wrap? Or are those in the links?
     
  9. campingshaws

    campingshaws True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Spare heat bulbs!
     
  10. Purpletie3

    Purpletie3 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ...maybe alcohol or something to sterilize the tweezers. I like the poly vi sol (NO iron) too. Pipe cleaners or small rubber bands for splinting...Sometimes a magnifying glass or strong flashlight...cup of coffee!
     

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