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How long is too long?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by insmokesimage, Feb 27, 2013.

  1. insmokesimage

    insmokesimage Out Of The Brooder

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    I had some eggs that were set to hatch February 25th. Eight of the 25 eggs hatched the day before and the rest are still in the bator. I have candled them, tapped them, floated them with all the same result.... Nothing! Should I hold on to hope and wait another day or discard them?
     
  2. ChucktheChick

    ChucktheChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Gently chip off egg shell at the big end and help them out. There is a great post bout helping chicks out by SallySunshine. In the search box look up Step By Step to Assisted Hatching. Hole this helps. :)
     

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