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what is the earliest day you can hear peeping through an egg?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Kelly FG, Jun 2, 2008.

  1. Kelly FG

    Kelly FG Songster

    Jan 13, 2007
    I've got one egg under a broody at day 19, I don't hear anything yet.
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing Premium Member

    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia
    I have eggs under a broody on day 21 1/2 now. Nothing so far for me either.
  3. lurky

    lurky Songster

    Jun 4, 2007
    Western MA
    I could hear mine peeping a full day before hatching. But i dont think you should judge how well its doing by that. I think some are busy working to get out and dont peep as much [​IMG]

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