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When will they hatch?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by jesus freak, Sep 21, 2011.

  1. jesus freak

    jesus freak Chirping

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    I have two buff orpington eggs that are supposed to hatch today but there hasnt been any pipping or moving. Are they maybe dead?
     

  2. 1maria100

    1maria100 In the Brooder

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    Give them a few days, and then candle them. If there is no movement then you can toss them. Its not unusual to have late hatchers:)
     
  3. jesus freak

    jesus freak Chirping

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    Okay thanks [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Sep 21, 2011
  4. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    I had a broody sitting and 2 chicks hatched on day 22, 2 on day 23, 2 on day 24 and another 1 on day 25!
     
  5. shelby528

    shelby528 Songster

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    Quote:Miracle story I had eggs due Sept 15,16 and 20th...I had 5 hatch on the 15th out of 30 and the rest came today 6 days late...luckily I didnt toss them at all! <3 Give them time..theyll show up when there supposed to [​IMG] I usually leave mine for a week just in case...sometimes they just need a little extra time.
     

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