dropped fertile eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by hgre, Feb 22, 2012.

  1. hgre

    hgre New Egg

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    Feb 14, 2012
    i accidentally dropped 3 eggs today the eggs are due to hatch any day now, however will my chicks and ducklings be ok after the fall. i can still hear them chirping hope they don t die
     
  2. Patchesnposies

    Patchesnposies Chickens.....are my ONE weakness!

    Mar 5, 2008
    Southern New Mexico
    You don't say how damaged the shell is, but if they are due any day now and you still hear chirping I would put them back into the incubator and keep the humidity at 65-70% so they don't dry out if the membranes are torn or broken.

    Where there is life there is hope!

    PnP
     

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