Cracked egg

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Gary palmer, Mar 12, 2018.

  1. Gary palmer

    Gary palmer Chirping

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    I have a hen that's been sitting on some eggs around 2 1/2 weeks or so.( Not sure exactly) anyhow, I checked under her tonight and one egg was slightly cracked all the way around. Is that normal? Does that mean a chick trying to get out? Could she have cracked it? What if the eggs are not fertile, would she continue to sit on them?
     
  2. JaeG

    JaeG Crossing the Road

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    Sounds like the egg is unzipping. :jumpy I'll bet there's a chick there in the morning!
     

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