cold eggs from a deserted nest can be hatched

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by sausages1, May 12, 2011.

  1. sausages1

    sausages1 New Egg

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    do not throw away un-hatched eggs when the broody deserts the nest after hatching her babies---We saved three cold eggs and placed them into the incubator, within a few minutes the half hatched chicked began to breath, the other two hatched out after approx 1 hour, all the babies are well ( NATURE IS FANTASTIC)[​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. pdsavage

    pdsavage Sussex Monarch

    Mar 27, 2008
    NW,Missouri
    [​IMG] sometimes you just never know,unless you try....
     
    Last edited: May 12, 2011

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