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Egg under broody broke, how do I clean the eggs full of yolk?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by karlamaria, Jul 26, 2013.

  1. karlamaria

    karlamaria Songster 7 Years

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    I have a broody who broke an egg and it was all over her and the rest of the eggs, how do I clean the yolk off the eggs with out harming the egg? There only 3 days under her , I really want this batch to hatch ! Sand paper? Wet paper towel? Please tell me what to do as I heard the chicks can not get out with yolk on the eggs.
     
  2. five is my dog

    five is my dog Songster

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    you could try sand paper but i would use a damp paper towel.
     

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