How to help fully hatched sticky chick

Discussion in 'Hatch-A-Longs' started by Tonikaya1, Jun 10, 2016.

  1. Tonikaya1

    Tonikaya1 Out Of The Brooder

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    I had a chick hatch earlier than expected and wasn't paying attention too well to know it was lock down time. I think humidity was to low. It is fully hatched but sticky and drying out. It was actually stuck to another egg that hadn't hatched yet. Is there anything I can/do for it? I did use warm water and moved the other egg away. And increased humidity this morning as soon as I saw it had externally pipped.
     
  2. Poultry parent

    Poultry parent Chillin' With My Peeps

    you can rinse the sticky chick under some warm water and dry it gently
     
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