Eggs Hatching

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by cp_30256, Mar 20, 2008.

  1. cp_30256

    cp_30256 Out Of The Brooder

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    I just looked in the incubator and saw a few eggs breaking open, what I didn't expect to see was some blood oozing out I have never seen that before and I have been hatching eggs for 2 yrs. now. What is it? and Why?
     
  2. Josie

    Josie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Everything I have ever read on this forum has said blood was bad. If I recall correctly, it is caused by a chick coming out too early. They can bleed at from it, but it isn;t always fatal. Let us know how it is going.
     
  3. cp_30256

    cp_30256 Out Of The Brooder

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    I don't understand it this has never happened before this is the 21st day so they aren't early. I have just never seen this before, but I can hear the pipps and see the beaks
     
  4. Josie

    Josie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If the temps are low that could delay development, or maybe it is just the chick.
     

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