Help duckling hatched early with yolk sac and umbilical cord still attached
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post #2 of 4
10/10/15 at 8:12am
- Poop Inspector
Welcome to BYC! How is your duckling doing?
post #3 of 4
10/10/15 at 8:15am
Do nothing! Make sure the duckling is safely in the incubator by itself and allow it to absorb the yolk. My Welsh had the same thing occur after hatching from the wrong end and is alive and well. Once it absorbs it will naturally dry and detach.
Edited by JurassicFunk - 10/10/15 at 9:06am