Cord still attached what do I do???

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by geese11, May 2, 2011.

  1. geese11

    geese11 Out Of The Brooder

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    On one of the baby chicks the cord is still attached beteen the chick and the egg it is all dry though. it is churping away and trying to move around do I just cut it?
     
  2. ScissorChick

    ScissorChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 17, 2010
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    It will eventually fall off on it's on.

    If you cut it be sure it's 100 % dried up, as it will bleed if it's not.

    ScissorChick
     
  3. geese11

    geese11 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank You I will give it a few hours and see how it goes before I do anything:)
     
  4. ScissorChick

    ScissorChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 17, 2010
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    I'd give it atleast 24 hours.. [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: May 2, 2011
  5. geese11

    geese11 Out Of The Brooder

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    I cut the cord and it is happy running around with all the others. Turns out it is also the noisy one:lol:
     
  6. ScissorChick

    ScissorChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 17, 2010
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    [​IMG] Good luck with your little one!

    ~Scissor
     

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