The Russians are... Ooops! The chicks are coming; the chicks are...

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by joebryant, May 14, 2008.

  1. joebryant

    joebryant Overrun With Chickens

    It's 8:30 A.M. and at least four of the eggs for my blue Orpington chicks just now began pipping. I feel like I did when waiting in the fathers' wating room for Rex and Kate. I might have a few chicks by noon. I can't remove them from the incubator though until 36 hours after the first one hatches (late hatchers), don't want to change the environment's heat/humidity. Every now and then I hear little peeps!

    Pictures later; you can look, but don't touch.
     
  2. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

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    The cheeks are combing, the cheeks are combing, evreeboddy to the sdtreets!
     
  3. Chicken Cluck

    Chicken Cluck Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well if there's a problem with hatching lets say it piped but then it stopped then you might want to help the chick out of the egg if it's having a hard time.
     

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