Help on new hatchling

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by mjgray, Aug 22, 2016.

  1. mjgray

    mjgray New Egg

    1
    0
    7
    Aug 22, 2016
    Had a duck egg hatch last night about 8 pm...this morning he feels pretty dry but very bottom of his shell is still attached. Almost like an umbilical cord to his bottom. How long can I just let him sit in incubator or what do I need to do to help him?
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by