Need HELP NOW!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by fishinchicken, May 28, 2011.

  1. fishinchicken

    fishinchicken In the Brooder

    Apr 19, 2010
    Had an Indian Runner duck to hatch this morning. I thought it looked strange but when it dried some I noticed that the little bit of junk left over was more than looks like its intestines are pulled out. Dont know what to do. Any advice?
  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap

    Leave it be. It will dry up and fall off. Also don't let other birds pick at it either.
  3. Ariel301

    Ariel301 Songster

    Nov 14, 2009
    Kingman Arizona
    If what you are seeing is intestines, there's nothing you can really do. The duckling will die. It could be a "rough navel" or some of the yolk that didn't get absorbed, in which case, just keep the duckling away from others and clean for a few days and it should go away on its own.

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