To remove, or not?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by yotetrapper, May 18, 2008.

  1. yotetrapper

    yotetrapper Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've seen several on here say they take their hatched chicks out once a day.

    Others say leave them in from start to finish, even 3 full days.

    So who all does what?
     
  2. RoostersCrow

    RoostersCrow Chillin' With My Peeps

    I like to leave them all in, usually about 36 hr after first hatch (unless I have some hyperactive chick causing chaos in the hatcher). Then I pull the dry ones and button it up for another 36.
     
  3. yotetrapper

    yotetrapper Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It just seems so crowded in there! Got 15 chicks tripping over eggs and eggs rolling all around. I can hardly tell if any are pipped with that many in there.
     

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