Does anyone ever.....?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by jeaucamom, Feb 13, 2008.

  1. jeaucamom

    jeaucamom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 1, 2007
    Ophir, CA
    Does anyone set eggs that have a crack in them? We have a salm fav egg that has just a little hole on the air sac end. Do you guys think we could set it and still have it hatch? Thanks, Suz
     
  2. jab91864

    jab91864 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 3, 2007
    Northern Michigan
    It's possible, but seems to me there would be so much more room for bacteria growth which could then cause it to explode and contaminate the entire bator that I wouldn't do it.

    But thats just me...

    Julie [​IMG]
     
  3. Pinenot

    Pinenot Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Put some tape on it so that it doesn't dry out. It is worth a try [​IMG]
     
  4. Farmer Kitty

    Farmer Kitty Flock Mistress

    Sep 18, 2007
    Wisconsin
    I've read on here where you can put super glue or drip wax on cracks. I don't know how big the hole is but maybe dripping wax would work.
     

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