Egg Bashing....Help!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by HappyBC, Feb 20, 2013.

  1. HappyBC

    HappyBC Out Of The Brooder

    I have 2 new chicks in the incubator...there are still 16 eggs in there and these two are running around knocking the others around.
    Will this affect the hatching of the others? Half of them are currently pipped...but are getting rolled around.
    Should I take these two out and put them in the brooder so the eggs arent getting moved?
  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

    Jun 28, 2011
    Rep of Ireland
    If the first 2 are dry take them out quickly, so you don't lose too much humidity.
  3. ChucktheChick

    ChucktheChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 24, 2012
    The coop
    Yes I would say take them out..... Dont want any of the other chicks in danger of their hatching positions getting messed up. Just take them out really fast!

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