chick wont puff out?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by colson, Apr 17, 2012.

  1. colson

    colson Out Of The Brooder

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    my chick wont puff out why is that and will it puff out? it took about 24 hours for it to hatch is that why? and it has been 6 hours since it has hatched.
     
  2. Arielle

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    Sometimes chicks need a warm bath in plain water. THe chicks look like they have been jelled--stiff spiky not the fluffy look. I hold my chicks under warm water and wash the albumen off the chick then put it back in the incubator to prevent a chill and fluff up.
     
  3. colson

    colson Out Of The Brooder

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    O yea i'll try it out thanks!
     
  4. Arielle

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    You're welcome.
     
  5. colson

    colson Out Of The Brooder

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    Yea it worked out great!
     
  6. Arielle

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