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Piping wrong...

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by horseyjess, Mar 25, 2011.

  1. horseyjess

    horseyjess Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 2, 2009
    SW Florida
    I am having a problem lately with the chicks piping in the side of the egg not bottow where there is an air sack. Will this hurt them? Why are they doing this so I can get it to stop? Thanks!!
  2. anaiyuk

    anaiyuk Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 26, 2011
    One way to do it might be to tilt the egg when you stop turning. or get an egg caton and lay them in there.
  3. redhd077

    redhd077 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 11, 2011
    south eastern, ID
    The only one of mine that pipped did this and it ended up dying. i have seen lots of pictures of other peoples hatching chicks and they aren't in catons. WHat do you me tilt the egg??

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