We have a PIP!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by renniegirl, Oct 30, 2010.

  1. renniegirl

    renniegirl Out Of The Brooder

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    First Marans egg is pipping! Exactly 21 days ( to the hour!?) that we set the eggs! I have 7 and hope they all make it~ first time for me-so excited!
     
  2. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    Wooo hooo!!!!!!!!!! [​IMG]
     
  3. cococrisp

    cococrisp Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Cool!!! We set ours 20 days ago and just heard a little peep, but do not see a pip. [​IMG]
     
  4. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    I hear peeping and tapping long before I see a pip.
     
  5. renniegirl

    renniegirl Out Of The Brooder

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    What a long night! I need to just stop staring at the incubator! But the first to pip is finally making progress-shell is cracked almost halfway around and chick is peeping like crazy! And 2 more are pipping this morning! [​IMG]
     
  6. renniegirl

    renniegirl Out Of The Brooder

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    2 chicks are here! Wow the humidity went WAY up after the second one came!
     
  7. bargain

    bargain Love God, Hubby & farm Premium Member

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    Hurray! I put some eggs in lockdown Friday night and now looking at hatcher!!!! Wayyhoo,,,,4 little pecks out....I cannot here this hatcher as it's so well sealed. Only after they come out and they are crying....I've got to stop going back and looking...Looks like one of mine has quit pecking through....Maybe just resting...Come on baby!
     
  8. chicken wild

    chicken wild Chillin' With My Peeps

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    woooooooooooo!!!!!
     
  9. sloallie10

    sloallie10 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I bet your super excited! what bator so you have and how many eggs did you set?

    PICS!
     

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