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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by flowerpainter, Aug 24, 2010.

  1. flowerpainter

    flowerpainter In the Brooder

    Aug 23, 2010
    What causes some of the eggs I am tring to hatch to oose liquid threw the shell. Some of the eggs hatched yesterday, should I give up on these.?
  2. LaurenM23

    LaurenM23 Songster

    Jun 16, 2010
    King George, VA
    If they are weeping, that's a bad sign and cause to be concerned over explosion! I would get any weeping eggs out, if you can tell that it is not just a bit of moisture from a pip. I believe that if they begin to weep so close to hatching, it is a sign of too high humidity levels. Definitely be quick about checking them...exploding eggs during hatching can be all kinds of trouble!
  3. bigstack

    bigstack Songster

    Jan 4, 2010
    Texarkana, TX
    Quote:Same thoughts! Be very careful when handling weeping eggs! You deffinatley don't want it to explode in your hand! Stinky, stinky, STINKY!!!!

    Good Luck and God Bless!

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