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baby chick black beak

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by stelly, Sep 30, 2015.

  1. stelly

    stelly New Egg

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    This is my first time hatching eggs. My first chick that hatched is adorable and black and white. I just noticed half her beak is black. Should I worry about infection? Do chicks bruise beaks when hatching?
     
  2. onesweetfarm

    onesweetfarm Out Of The Brooder

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    It is most likely the pigment of your chicken and completely normal :)
     

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