You hatch-a-holics have GOT to see this!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by cjeanean, Sep 24, 2008.

  1. cjeanean

    cjeanean Can't Decide

    Mar 5, 2008
    Missouri
    Last edited: Sep 24, 2008
  2. eastTNchick

    eastTNchick Chillin' With My Peeps

    222
    0
    132
    Apr 29, 2008
    Decatur, TN
    That's awesome! Thanks for sharing!
     
  3. Toast n Jelly

    Toast n Jelly Chillin' With My Peeps

    2,760
    41
    238
    Jan 29, 2007
    St.Charles, QC
    Very sweet...Thanks!
     
  4. Poulets De Cajun

    Poulets De Cajun Overrun With Chickens

    I can't wait.... 4 more days and I wont need a picture like that!!!! YAY!

    That is a cool pic though! Very Illustrative....
     
  5. CatCobb1983

    CatCobb1983 Chillin' With My Peeps

    219
    2
    121
    Jul 23, 2008
    Gates,TN
    :DThat's AWSOME thanks for sharing..

    Cat
     
  6. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    My very first egg to hatch in a bator here pipped and zipped in 15 minutes, start to finish! Never had one that fast since then-she spoiled me! She also laid her first egg earlier than any other hen I have, at 18 weeks old. That's my Kate! Always has to be first.
     
  7. cjeanean

    cjeanean Can't Decide

    Mar 5, 2008
    Missouri
    I just don't understand how fast it was, I thought it takes hours, even days! And the fact that it's not in the bator....(hatcher, whatever)
     
  8. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

    23,384
    34
    351
    Sep 14, 2008
    Adair Co., KY
    My first hatch, I had 5 eggs pipped before I even knew that there were any. Those ended up being the last ones to hatch. I had one that pipped zipped and was out in about 1/2 an hour...that has been my fastest one so far, that I know of.
     
  9. luvmychicknkids

    luvmychicknkids Canning Squirrel

    Mar 6, 2008
    Floresville, Texas
    Well, I didn't watch the video, but in the pics she doesn't have it in her hand until it is already zipping. That is a rather quick process. If the video starts at the same time that would be why. I just LOVE those pics.
     
  10. thepetpaw

    thepetpaw Chillin' With My Peeps

    491
    2
    131
    Jul 27, 2008
    Tennessee
    that is a very cool video - the miracle of birth in the palm of your hand!!!!
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by