Call Egg internaly Pipped

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by AliciaM, Jan 23, 2011.

  1. AliciaM

    AliciaM Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 18, 2010
    Yelm Washington
    Ive got one call egg internaly Pipped.. how long before hatch if all goes normal? Like a dummy.. I didnt note anything down last year and cant remember this year... too much stuff going thru my head..

    Thanks for any help..
  2. duckyfromoz

    duckyfromoz Quackaholic

    Jan 11, 2010
    It could be up to 24 hours before the external pip - and then another 24 hours + until its fully hatched. Keep a close eye on it- I have heard that calls are difficult to hatch because of the shorter beaks. Sometimes they cant actually reach the shell of the egg to tap on it to break it. Good luck ..and dont forget about some photos when hatching is done!!

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