Whats the odds

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Poultrybonkers, Oct 15, 2012.

  1. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If a broody was sitting and her eggs got sumerged in cold water for an hour do they have any chances hatching?
     
  2. Wynette

    Wynette Moderator Staff Member

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    I would think not. Sorry!
     
  3. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I didnt think so but out of six eggs one hatched and ones pipped lol
     
  4. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    chick number one
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    Chick number 2
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  5. Chickadee93

    Chickadee93 Out Of The Brooder

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    Oh wow! I had 4 eggs that were outside in a drainage ditch and it was pouring...they were covered with water for at least a few hours and all of them are developing on day 6 of incubation!
     
  6. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    These eggs were under cold water for over an hour on a 50 degree day seems out of 6 eggs
    5 might hatch as i candled and heard peeping lol
     
  7. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    4 chicks hatched one more to go. Out of two olive eggs i got a black chick and a yellow one mhmmmm
     
  8. WOW! That is soo cool. Would not have thought after being in water like that they would hatch. Congrats! Cute chicks. [​IMG]
     
  9. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I didnt either since i candled them and didnt see movement but in one egg lol.
     

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