blood from hatching egg

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Freddy, Apr 2, 2008.

  1. Freddy

    Freddy In the Brooder

    I have a chick hatching from my chick bator. Is it normal to see a little bit of blood?
  2. Freddy

    Freddy In the Brooder

    its day 20
  3. wegotchickens

    wegotchickens DownSouth D'Uccles & Silkies

    Jul 5, 2007
    Sevier County, TN
    I think so. They are being birthed, after all...
  4. twigg

    twigg Cooped up

    Mar 2, 2008
    Quote:It's normal ... although if it is day 20, and the bulk of the hatch is on the early side, you might reduce your temp 1/2 to 1F next time
  5. Freddy

    Freddy In the Brooder

    thanks for the help. My chick is now hatched and looks very healthy. ~:>
  6. donnap1967

    donnap1967 Songster

    Mar 15, 2008
    Northern NJ
    Congratulations! Glad the little one is okay [​IMG] [​IMG]

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