Cracked egg help!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Phoenyx, Apr 10, 2016.

  1. Phoenyx

    Phoenyx New Egg

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    My two year old got ahold of this egg today and cracked it do you think it will have enough room to finish growing im on day 12!! I candled it this evening its still alive and added more wax to fill in some more of the cracks!![​IMG]
     
  2. FridayYet

    FridayYet Innocent Bystander

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    I've never seen an egg with that much damage make it, but I'd still give it a chance. There's going to be extra water lost through the cracks and a higher likelihood of bacteria entering.

    That said, I'd just put it back in the incubator and hope for the best. [​IMG]
     
  3. Phoenyx

    Phoenyx New Egg

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    Thats what i was afraid of [​IMG] i tried to fill it the most i could she got ahold of two of them the other punctured the membrane it died already been a sad day this is my first time incubating so im new to this all and been trying my best and read post tonight think ive had my humidity to high from what ive read mines been ranging from 50 sometimes 60s so now im trying to lower it and hope for the best [​IMG]
     
  4. FridayYet

    FridayYet Innocent Bystander

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    Don't be too rough on yourself, stuff happens, and the first few hatched are a huge learning experience.

    I like to keep my humidity around 35% the first 18 days, but I go by the air cell siza and adjust as needed.
     

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