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HELP CHICK HATCHED BUT STILL ATTACHED TO THE INSIDE OF THE SHELL

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by gervais22, Apr 9, 2009.

  1. gervais22

    gervais22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi he's still connected to the inside of his shell. What should I do. Just leave it?? will he drop off

    It might be the yolk but just a tiny bit of it????
     
  2. gabrielle1976

    gabrielle1976 Overrun With Chickens

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    He should be ok I had one that dragged around his shell for about 9 hours but mostly they disconnect by themselves after a few minutes. DONT PULL ON IT
     
  3. willowcol

    willowcol Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 10, 2008
    Macclesfield NC
    Yep it happens sometimes. The chick will get it off, I think it looks worse then it is.
     

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