Will chicks move less right before hatch?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Hangin Wit My Peeps, Jul 12, 2008.

  1. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

    Apr 20, 2008
    Birnamwood, Wisconsin
    I'm hatching out some eggs and when I candle them (they are suppose to be hatching) there is no movement in them at all. There was two days ago but not today. I did candle one that I DID see moving. should I wait before throwing them out?
  2. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    By the time they're ready to hatch there's not a whole lot of space left for them to move a lot. I often don't see much movement when I move them to the hatcher.
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Same here.

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