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  1. pefferlawchicken

    pefferlawchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ok i have a 23 day old egg i thought it may be dead so i brock the top of the shell where the air cell is and i can see the chick inside the mebraine is see through and wet so is that good ro not ??? should he be moving around that i can see? what should i look for to see if hes alive ??



    BUT BIG QUESTION! WITH NO AIR CELL WHEN HE PIPS THROUGH THE MEMBRAINE WILL HE JUST BREATH NORMAL AIR THEN HATCH ??


    PLEASE HELP NOW!

    DO I COVER THE OPEN HOLE ALSO??
     
  2. Mrs.Puff

    Mrs.Puff Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If it's alive it will move. Does it smell?

    BTW- try putting some more info in your header, not just "emergency" so you'll get more replies.
     
  3. Ms~Silkie~Girl

    Ms~Silkie~Girl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    EMERGENCY is good, thats's what cought my eye.


    Good luck, pefferlawchicken!!
     
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  4. Indiana hens

    Indiana hens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do you see blood in the veins of the membrane? Listen for movement!?
     
  5. pefferlawchicken

    pefferlawchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I CAN SEE OR HEAR MOVEMENT BUT YES BLOOD IN THE MEMBRAINE
     
  6. pefferlawchicken

    pefferlawchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I MEANT CANT SEE OR HEAR MOVEMENT

    SORRY
     
  7. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    duplicate thread.
     
  8. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Closed because of duplicate posting. Please refer to the rules when posting.
    6. No Spam. Spamming is posting the same thing several times. "Bumping" (posting to move a thread up on the forum list) and cross-posting (posting the same thread in several forums) are examples of spam.​
     
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