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Why didn*t anyone tell me they move?!?!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by blasto, Jan 24, 2009.

  1. blasto

    blasto Songster

    Jan 7, 2009
    I*m on day 7. I saw veins on day 4 and thought that was cool, but today I checked again, and the little embryos are moving around! One of the little buggers is actually dancing [​IMG]. I had no idea they moved around so much--even my husband thought it was neat (the first time he seemed impressed with my chicken obsession:p) and my 4 yo says we should keep the radio on for them so they can keep dancing. How sad that every school-aged child doesn*t get the opportunity to study egg development first-hand. Think I*ll go write my congressman to toss out those silly teach-to-the-test curriculums and get incubators back in to our classrooms!
  2. jforsness

    jforsness Songster

    Dec 28, 2008
    Seattle, WA
    Woo-Hoo! [​IMG] !

    And chickens in the White House! A Flock for Barack!!! [​IMG]
  3. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing Premium Member

    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia
    The primordial swim of the embryo makes me hold my breath in complete fascination every time I candle my eggs.
  4. L*A*G*

    L*A*G* Songster

    Nov 19, 2008
    planet chicken
    OHH NOOO.... u r getting me tooo xited!!!!! [​IMG] [​IMG]
    I set IN 5 DAYS [​IMG] 1... 2... 3... 4... 5 WHEW! I can't wait. [​IMG]

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