when does a chick start to peep inside the egg?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by missychicky, Jun 25, 2010.

  1. missychicky

    missychicky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a broody on a clutch and the oldest egg is on day 19. When do the chicks start peeping and getting active in there?
     
  2. woman_in_shoe

    woman_in_shoe Out Of The Brooder

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    We have an egg hatching right now, day 18 and we heard it peeping this morning.
     
  3. blueseal

    blueseal Chillin' With My Peeps

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    mine hatched out today on day 20
     

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