pip hole now facing down. is this ok?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Shelly Chip, Sep 6, 2013.

  1. Shelly Chip

    Shelly Chip In the Brooder

    Aug 4, 2013
    One of my eggs pipped yesterday evening but now the chick that has already hatched has managed to turn the egg over so that the pipped hole is facing down toward the bottom of the incubator. Is this position ok for hatching?
  2. rachmickmurphy

    rachmickmurphy Chirping

    Sep 3, 2013
    Yes they rotate in the shell to do the final unzip. My bator is at the foot of my bed lol its a lot of racket and noise hubby hates overnight hatcheis I sleep through I got cheeping coming from bator now he heard and gave the question "so what's hatching tonight" my reply "hmm have to wait and see" . Its a long process dont open bator

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