internal pipped into a vein

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by DixieChickie, Aug 4, 2011.

  1. DixieChickie

    DixieChickie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    And I don't think its gonna make it. Why are there still so many veins covering the air cell? Its day 20. Bantam cochin.
     
  2. nurse_turtle

    nurse_turtle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The blood will have a hard time clotting if there's no contact with room air. Also if possible, corn starch can be used in place of styptic powder to control bleeding. I would open the air cell area and try to control bleeding. Good luck.
     
  3. DixieChickie

    DixieChickie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It passed....it was one of my longed for mlle fleur cochin eggs. I have one more of those left, 4 lemon blues and a blue mottled. *fingers crossed*
     
  4. iluvsedward

    iluvsedward Overrun With Chickens

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    aww, too bad [​IMG] good luck [​IMG]
     

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