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*The waiting is killing me!!* Day 13....

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Tripp16, Dec 6, 2011.

  1. Tripp16

    Tripp16 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 26, 2011
    North Carolina
    Hi everyone! Well I have pretty much just let this batch go without any help from me, Im dry hatching. Humidity is at 30-35% pretty much the whole period up until now.

    This is my second attempt at hatching I am really nervous because I dont want last times hatch to happen to this one! [​IMG]

    But Im on day 13 with 10 still growing out of 13. Can anyone entertain me with tips, advice for hatch day!? Pleaseeee!

    Oh and pray this hatch day is better! [​IMG]

    Thanks!!
     
  2. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Better then my last hatch with 9 eggs 4 werent even fertile 2 died early only 3 hatched. You will get lil fluffy butts just gotta wait. [​IMG]
     
  3. Tripp16

    Tripp16 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 26, 2011
    North Carolina
    Quote:I sure hope so! [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  4. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    At least you can incubate some now. I cant i have no eggs. [​IMG].
     
  5. Tripp16

    Tripp16 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 26, 2011
    North Carolina
    Quote:Aww Im sorry. Have you tried looking on craigslist for someone local. Although it may just be easier if you wait until spring when everybody is hatching and selling chicks and eggs! [​IMG]
     
  6. sassysilkies

    sassysilkies Out Of The Brooder

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    Best of luck to you, and I agree the waiting stinks!
     
  7. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Aww Im sorry. Have you tried looking on craigslist for someone local. Although it may just be easier if you wait until spring when everybody is hatching and selling chicks and eggs! [​IMG]

    Im gonna wait until my chicks im getting in april are old enough. [​IMG]
     
  8. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    Good luck with your hatch... [​IMG] [​IMG] Don't be afraid to get the humidity up at lockdown. I dry hatch and raise my humidity to 75% at lockdown. I just hatched 51 chicks out of 54 eggs.
     
  9. Tripp16

    Tripp16 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 26, 2011
    North Carolina
    Quote:Im planning on raising the humidity for lockdown. Thanks for the encouragement! [​IMG]
     

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