help i dont know what I an doing

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by abhaya, Mar 5, 2011.

  1. abhaya

    abhaya Songster

    Nov 5, 2010
    cookeville, tn
    lol I have a chick hatching the egg is laying flat on the screen surrounded by other eggs the beak is sticking out at the bottom part of the egg ans I see the bottom of the beak it will not be able to turn the egg over should I turn the egg?
     
  2. terrilhb

    terrilhb Songster

    Dec 11, 2010
    Georgia
    I might be wrong but I say sit on your hands and relax the best you can. Does it seem to be in any distress? Hatching time is nerve wracking. Good luck
     
  3. abhaya

    abhaya Songster

    Nov 5, 2010
    cookeville, tn
    I heard peeping a little bit ago and I just looked to see a beak sticking out just didnt know if it was normal lol this is my first hatch
     
  4. terrilhb

    terrilhb Songster

    Dec 11, 2010
    Georgia
    I have had this happen. All turned out well. Sit on your hands. I know it is hard but do it. [​IMG]
     
  5. abhaya

    abhaya Songster

    Nov 5, 2010
    cookeville, tn
    yep thats the plan for now
     

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