Help baby pipped on wrong end!!!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by dandydoodle, Mar 15, 2012.

  1. dandydoodle

    dandydoodle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 21, 2010
    georgia
    Help, the baby pipped on the wrong end. Will this cause him to die. I hear him chipping really quietly. When candling all the air sacs were are the big end. What do I do?

    Thanks,
    MIchelle
     
  2. phoenix912

    phoenix912 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Jan 7, 2012
    Indiana
    How long has it been scence it pipped? Can it get air through the pip? If it hasnt been that long scence it pipped and can get air leave it alone. Give it time to try and get out on its own. If you try to help it out you have to be very very carefull. If you bust a vein it can bleed to death.I had one pip on the wrong end last weekend. I waited a day then helped it out. It is doing fine.
     
  3. dandydoodle

    dandydoodle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 21, 2010
    georgia
    I helped the baby out and she is fine. She was born on Saturday. :0)
     

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