OH NO!!!! what should i do?????? please help!

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  1. americana-chick

    americana-chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i just found out that one of the eggs in the incu has a small crack in it, should i through it out or try to save the chick? a chick is growing inside and i would prefer not to kill it but if i put it back in the bator and it explodes that wont be good... [​IMG] what should i do?
    ~Bri
     
  2. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    can you seal it with wax...scotch tape?..good luck!, Wendy
     
  3. americana-chick

    americana-chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:can it still explode?? should i through it out???
     
  4. americana-chick

    americana-chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    does anywax work???
     
  5. americana-chick

    americana-chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    could the crack hurt the chick in the long run? should i moniter the egg everyday to make sure it isnt about to explode??
     
  6. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    i think they say the unscented/plain wax is best....as for still exploding..i dont know..sorry...[​IMG]...what day are you on again?
     
  7. americana-chick

    americana-chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:what does sented do?
     
  8. americana-chick

    americana-chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i am wondering if the crack might hurt or damage the growth of the chick. [​IMG]
     
  9. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

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    I used regular non smelly wax to seal mine and it grew for a long time but never did make it. Although it did pip. I know of people who did hatch them out and they did fine. If they are growing and moving it will not explode. Candle it every week to make sure you see movement. If you don't see any movement then I would throw it out just to be safe.
     
  10. americana-chick

    americana-chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:well they are only 6 days old so i cant tell if there is movement or not.
     

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