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Pipping Egg But No Chick

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by FarmerKristian16, Jun 7, 2017.

  1. FarmerKristian16

    FarmerKristian16 New Egg

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    This egg of mine has started to zip early this morning and it hasn't moved since. Should I intervene and see if I can assist it if it's still alive? One chick hatched but this one hasn't.
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Sits With Chickens Premium Member

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    I generally will pick a small hole in the egg if it's pipped. If you see blood than it's not ready to come out. If no blood I keep picking to see if I can assist.
     
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    Ren2014 Blessed Beyond Hope Premium Member

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