Broody hen squished the shell of the duck egg on day 21(membrane intact)

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Chickenluver106, Apr 24, 2019.

  1. Chickenluver106

    Chickenluver106 Songster

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    I’m freaking out and don’t know what to do! Please help
     

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  2. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General

    Oh no! Do you have an incubator?
     
  3. Awtdaniel05

    Awtdaniel05 Songster

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    Put it in an incubator
     
  4. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Egg Pusher

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    Is there any liquid coming out of it?
     
  5. Chickenluver106

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    No liquid, and I’ve never used the incubator for duck eggs, so I’m not sure how to set it up correctly
     
  6. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Egg Pusher

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    Do you want to try to use your incubator?
     
  7. Chickenluver106

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    if that the best option, but it has been difficult in the past for chicks
     
  8. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Egg Pusher

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    Difficult how?

    You either need to incubate it or put it back under her and hope for the best or end its life.
     
  9. Chickenluver106

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    the temperature gauge is off and randomly stops and stuff
     
  10. Texas Kiki

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    What do you want to do with the egg?
     

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