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aircell hatching question !!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by pefferlawchicken, Apr 4, 2009.

  1. pefferlawchicken

    pefferlawchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 22, 2009
    ontario, canada
    so if you break the large end of the egg and the chick is alive and not broken it yet , when it does break it will it hatch normally or what ???
  2. jonty

    jonty Out Of The Brooder

    Oct 11, 2008
    Voßfeld Germany
    Leave the eggs well alone. They will do it in their own time.
  3. ozark hen

    ozark hen Living My Dream

    Apr 4, 2007
    Mansfield, MO
    if you break the shell and it isn't time yet for the chick to pip then you will cause the membrane to dry out and lose the chick. Rule of thumb...leave them alone.

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