Do I or don't I?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by TheApplePieGal, Jun 27, 2016.

  1. TheApplePieGal

    TheApplePieGal New Egg

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    Good morning, I would greatly appreciate your thoughts. My broody has successfully hatched 14 eggs. Poor number 15 appears to be stuck(?). It started to hatch yesterday. This morning it is visible, making small movement and noise. Mama and the others are up and moving about. Should I intervene? If so, what's your best advice? Thank you so much!!![​IMG]
     
  2. AmyLynn2374

    AmyLynn2374 Humidity Queen

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    Looks like maybe it got a little trampled? I see no blood, so I would help it out if you haven't already.
     
  3. TheApplePieGal

    TheApplePieGal New Egg

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    I did go ahead with a wet/warm Qtip and loosen the dried membrane. It had gotten itself out further but I hated to see it so sad looking. It came off very easily. Not on its feet yet so I am still concerned [​IMG]
    Thank you for the encouragement!
     

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