The FINAL *Update* ~pics added~

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ksacres, Jan 4, 2008.

  1. ksacres

    ksacres At Your Service

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    I have:

    20 Buff Silkies from hinkjc
    24 Assorted Silkies/possible Showgirls from Kentuckysilkies
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    the rest of my 24 from Dipsy on the way.

    I set hinkjc's eggs on 1-02-08

    I will set Kentuckysilkies' eggs today 1-04-08

    I will set Dipsy's eggs when I get them prob 1-07-08


    I have three different incubators and will split the eggs between two of them and use the third as a hatcher, hopefully increasing my chances of a hatch!

    If I don't hatch anything out of all these eggs, I'm done with shipped eggs, absolutely DONE! I have spent over $200 on eggs in the last six months and have not one little chicky to show for it.
     
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  2. Hi Kelli! I've got my fingers crossed for you!
    You should get this next group on Mon, for sure!
    Since none of the first group hatched, I sent 2 doz.
    Hehehe, you might even get some frizzled Naked Necks.

    Good luck!
    Lisa
     
  3. Cuban Longtails

    Cuban Longtails Flock Mistress

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    [​IMG] May Lady Luck be smiling this time!
     
  4. ksacres

    ksacres At Your Service

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    Thanks Dipsy, you're the best! It's no wonder you come so highly recommended!
     
  5. Tsagirl

    Tsagirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 9, 2007
    Eugene,OR
    I will keep my fingers crossed for you too!
    I have 23 jody eggs and 18 scott eggs and they were both shipped. I am hoping very much for somthing, but this is my first attempt at shipped eggs, last time I just got eggs from random people and I had about a 50% hatch rate, but did have chickies.

    So my fingers are crossed for you and for me!
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    Mine are due on the 19! When are yours??

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  6. hypnofrogstevie

    hypnofrogstevie chick magnet

    Jul 12, 2007
    Newton NJ
    Rubbing "some" of my good hatching luck on you. I got the rest saved for this year. After I am done I will pass it on to the rest of you. But yall have to share

    Out of the 3 shipped egg batches I got I only had 0% on my first hatch, Then my second was 50%, then my 3rd was 95%
     
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  7. ksacres

    ksacres At Your Service

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    Quote:My fingers crossed for both of us too!!


    Mine are due the 23rd, the 25/26 Dipsy eggs should go in the bator next Mon, so that would make them the 28th.
     
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  8. ksacres

    ksacres At Your Service

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    Quote:Ok, I'm taking your good luck right now. IF I get some to hatch I'll pass it on to someone else-wouldn't want to pass on faulty luck, now would I? [​IMG]
     
  9. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    You'll get some this time. Trust me. This is your time.
     
  10. mom'sfolly

    mom'sfolly Overrun With Chickens

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    My Jody eggs are hatching now. I even had one eggs broken in transit. Right now 15 out of 21 eggs were developing on day 18 and of those 7 have hatched, 2 have definitely died and the rest are wait and see.

    Good Luck, hopefully this time is the charm.
     

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