Hen and oil

MySweetChickens

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Mar 24, 2014
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Ok so we have a hen we found that was broody with horrible scaley leg not even thinking i put oil on her legs my question is will the eggs die we dont really want chicks but im curiouse i dont enjoy being a chick murderer
 

nchls school

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Apr 22, 2015
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Ok so we have a hen we found that was broody with horrible scaley leg not even thinking i put oil on her legs my question is will the eggs die we dont really want chicks but im curiouse i dont enjoy being a chick murderer


It's possible that the oil may cause the embryos to die if it soaked though the shell. If you candle the eggs in a couple of days you will know for sure.
 

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