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Author Topic: !st chicks and a duckling hatched.  (Read 785 times)


  • Joined Jul 2012
  • kent
  • Z.Glenfield :)
!st chicks and a duckling hatched.
« on: March 29, 2013, 08:40:58 pm »
 :excited: My first batch of chicks and ducklings have started hatching, unfortunately 1st 2 didnt make it fully out of shell, but now have 5 chicks and a duckling all doing well and very lively, not bad as eggs werent from our own birds ducklings was from ebay and chicks from poultry sales. will load pics when got 5 mins. :excited:
1 cat,2 thoroughbred horses,1 dog, handfull of bird various types and hoping to get sheep again
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  • Joined Sep 2012
  • Angus
Re: !st chicks and a duckling hatched.
« Reply #1 on: March 30, 2013, 06:05:00 am »
Me too 17/18 hatched. The last one is still in incubator give it another day
8scots dumpys and 9 Cochins
Absolutely delighted with result as this was our first incubator experience, now today I might get some work done instead of egg watching!
pygmy goats, gsd, border collie, scots dumpys, cochins, araucanas, shetland ducks and geese,  marrans, and pea fowl in a pear tree.


  • Joined Feb 2012
  • Durham
Re: !st chicks and a duckling hatched.
« Reply #2 on: March 30, 2013, 08:45:06 am »
Congratulations both of you, look forward to piccies.
I'm waiting for some eggs to start incubating  :excited: I hope my lot are as successful as yours,so I'll be counting on you when the questions start flowing  ;D


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