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First time hatching. Day 22 need advice

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by mlrod1914, Aug 15, 2015.

  1. mlrod1914

    mlrod1914 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks. I did just that. My husband unfortunately didn't make a window for the incubator so I'll check again at 430 I suppose. (Two hours after I replaced it)
     
  2. chicapee

    chicapee Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    You may need to keep moistening that membrane every so often. Keep your humidity as high as possible. Kèp us posted.
     
  3. mlrod1914

    mlrod1914 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just moistened again. Chick hasn't done anything. Moves its beak around a bit and Cheeps. Not sure when or if I should go all the way and assist it out.
     
  4. chicapee

    chicapee Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    It may still be absorbing it's yolk and blood vessels. Try and let it push out on its own. Keep humidity 75 or above
     
  5. chicapee

    chicapee Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    I am doing the same thing with mine. It is malpositioned, trying to push out to the side.

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  6. mlrod1914

    mlrod1914 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is that yours pushing out?? Cool! It was at 72 last I checked. I can try to get it higher
     
  7. chicapee

    chicapee Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    It's still in there alternately resting and wriggling and chirping. The wriggling helps the yolk and blood vessels to absorb. I have the humidity at around 80 to prevent the inner membranes drying out. This is gonna be a long day. Will update when it gets out.
     
  8. chicapee

    chicapee Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    I add hot water. Sponges and rag whatever it takes.
     
  9. chicapee

    chicapee Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    Meet Miracle, she is finally out.

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  10. mlrod1914

    mlrod1914 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Precious! Ours is still stuck. No movement other than beak. But one in the back is hatching!!! Got a whole foot out. Looks like it unzipped on the underneath of the egg.
     

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