day 24 no signs of movement

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by lauraoneill, Feb 19, 2016.

  1. lauraoneill

    lauraoneill New Egg

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    Sorry am a bit confused by the site. I was looking for some advice with my silke eggs. It's day 24. 2 eggs have hatched but the final egg is showing no signs. I followed your thread, candled but no signs of internal pipping or movement, no chirping. Float tested and it floats perfectly around the air sac. But what do I do now? Do I start pipping?
     
  2. feedman77

    feedman77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hope I'm wrong. But day 24 with no movement. No pip. I would say chick has passed.

    Maybe give it a couple more days if nothing changes
    Toss it.

    Congrats one the ones that hatched.
     
  3. AmyLynn2374

    AmyLynn2374 Humidity Queen

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    At day 24 with no pipping, no movement and the other eggs having hatched. it is very unlikely that the chick is still alive. Any egg with a decent air cell will float. The key is if they float AND wiggle independently. Congrats on the two hatchers, sorry on the last one.
     

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