overnight storm floods goose nest-we need info re eggs

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by homeschool3, May 3, 2009.

  1. homeschool3

    homeschool3 Hatching

    May 3, 2009
    We have been watching a goose with six eggs (and one duck egg). Storm last night, lake level rose. Checked on the nest this a.m. One chic hatched, mother on nest but eggs resting in water. Put down a bed of wood shavings next to nest, moved eggs with a small net. Mother wouldn't return.
    Can the eggs be saved? We moved them to a vented cooler with a small bulb. Bulb fell and broke one egg, green rotten inside. Due to the new chic this morning, we have hope the others aren't duds and can be saved.
    What should we do? Please help with info asap. Thanks!
    Last edited: May 3, 2009
  2. PunkinPeep

    PunkinPeep Songster

    Mar 31, 2009
    SouthEast Texas

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