a chick has hatched but blood is dripping near its left foot

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by MrViskers, Oct 8, 2011.

  1. MrViskers

    MrViskers Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 15, 2011
    the chicks egg
    the chick struggling to dry up and bleeding
    exact spot where it hatched with the blood stain

    I cut away the remainder of the shell and the chick came out straight away but it was bleed heavily, I looked around it and its bleed on its foot im scared that when i was aiding it to get out of the shell i must have injured it looks at my pics please and tell me if this is normal? [​IMG]
  2. Elite Silkies

    Elite Silkies Overrun With Chickens

    Jun 17, 2009
    My Coop
    If I were guessing that blood is coming from it's vent. I would put a gob of Vaseline on it, or some blood stop powder.

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