I had an egg explode on day 18 (today)

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by naakte, Nov 2, 2011.

  1. naakte

    naakte Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I removed the other eggs and bleached the turner and the bottom of my bator. green slime got on a few eggs, but i washed them. Is there anything else i should do?
     
  2. VI KING RANCH

    VI KING RANCH Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ............................you shouldn't ever wash a egg during incubation, all it does is push the bacteria into the egg allmost allways killing the embryo....
     
  3. MamaMarcy

    MamaMarcy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm not an expert but I think rinsing the eggs is what I'd have done...
     
  4. Roosterfry

    Roosterfry Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've had the exact same thing happen before except I just whiped the other few eggs and put em in the hatcher. The eggs that got dirty hatched. Goodluck!
     
  5. naakte

    naakte Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I cant believe how stinky that green slime was. I pray i didnt hurt my eggies by washing them. I did wash in wanter warmer than the egg. ty for replies
     
  6. rarely bored

    rarely bored Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sounds stinky!! [​IMG] Not experienced with bacteria bombs, but common sense makes me think you are fine. Only two to three days until the babies hatch! [​IMG]
     
  7. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    Good luck... I hope they hatch ok. I'm sure they will.
     

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