lots of blood????

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by cartersmith, Mar 11, 2011.

  1. cartersmith

    cartersmith In the Brooder

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    k so i had 8 silkie eggs this is my 3rd lot im finding it so difficult hatching them. well out the 8 only 1 was doing well and was due 2days ago. i left it anyway just incase was late hatcher and was prayin so much it would hatch as this would be my first silkie i have hatched... anyway this morning i get up to find it had hatch but it DEAD and there was so much blood in the bator.
    what happened?????
     
  2. Chicken Charlotte

    Chicken Charlotte Out of the Brooder

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    A guess from me its yolk sack was not fully absorbed or a vein or something inside broke while hatching.
     

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