HELP Chick has pipped but not in air sac

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by poulet, Sep 6, 2008.

  1. poulet

    poulet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a chick who has chipped off a piece of shell but doesn't seem to have pieced the inner membrane . It is deffinately not in the air sac what do I do if anything , will it be okay ?
     
    Last edited: Sep 6, 2008
  2. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    It should be fine. What day are you on?
     
  3. poulet

    poulet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:problem is I don't know as it was one that was left under a hen that had all her chicks and this one was one that another hen had laid next to her and she had scooped under. The egg has got like peeling of the brown bit woo, I think it is about the right time but am not sure.
     

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