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a question before they go in the bator?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by OHbluecoop, Dec 26, 2007.

  1. OHbluecoop

    OHbluecoop Chirping

    Dec 19, 2007
    Wauseon Ohio
    I have just a little bit of dirt on a few of the eggs - do I use just plain water to spot clean or disinfectant in the water? [​IMG]
  2. hypnofrogstevie

    hypnofrogstevie chick magnet

    Jul 12, 2007
    Newton NJ
    If its dirt its fine to go in the bator
  3. Pinenot

    Pinenot Songster

    Sep 11, 2007
    I have put eggs in with poo on it [​IMG]
  4. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member 11 Years

    Sep 6, 2007
    spring hill, florida
    I would remove anything that can be rubbed off, I would not wash anything off because eggs are porous.

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