I need advise Please

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by crzychicken, Mar 24, 2009.

  1. crzychicken

    crzychicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My broody hens had a chich hatch sunday now she had another hatch this morning and lots of peeping going on BUT she pooped in the nest I can smell it and I did see it on an egg do I leave it the hatched two are poking their little heads out of her wing and I hear more peeping and crunching away Not to sure what to do peeU! will the poop make them sick
     
  2. 98 gt

    98 gt a man of many... chickens

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    they will most likely be fine... if too worried, you can try to clean it up, but the hen may get VERY upset
     
  3. crzychicken

    crzychicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I did wipe what i could but the eggs are hatching so ididn't want to wipe them I covered where she poop in the nest with a paper towel it seems she moved the eggs over closer to the middle should I leave the paper towel
     

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