HELP Hen stepped on egg and embryo exposed, egg shell coming off too early

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by RaisinAFlock, Feb 13, 2015.

  1. RaisinAFlock

    RaisinAFlock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I went pull out the chick that hatched and a hen stepped on a developing egg and exposed a embryo that looks day 16- 18-21 days developed it has feathers, its breathing but its somewhat curled up and resting and a little blood on the tummy
     
  2. lightchick

    lightchick Overrun With Chickens

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    I'd try and stop the bleeding as much as possible, but that's really all you can do now other then keeping it warm and safe. I hope he gets better! Could you post a pic?
     
  3. RaisinAFlock

    RaisinAFlock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Chick
     
  4. RaisinAFlock

    RaisinAFlock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Baby
     
  5. RaisinAFlock

    RaisinAFlock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Its not working I'll keep trying
     
  6. RaisinAFlock

    RaisinAFlock Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. RaisinAFlock

    RaisinAFlock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'll try again later
     
  8. RaisinAFlock

    RaisinAFlock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Its laying on a cloth under the heat lamp sleeping and breathing
     
  9. lightchick

    lightchick Overrun With Chickens

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    Ok. Is it still bleeding or has the bleeding stopped?
     
  10. RaisinAFlock

    RaisinAFlock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It looks like the small bit of blood is coagulating and had stopped
     

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