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PLEASE HELP!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by BabyGirl256, Mar 14, 2016.

  1. BabyGirl256

    BabyGirl256 Out Of The Brooder

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    This chick started to PIP over 24 hours ago. He/she has been stuck in this same position for almost 12 hours! Should I intervene?? Assist in hatching??!! What do I do?? First time incubator.
     
  2. caesargirl

    caesargirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. AmyLynn2374

    AmyLynn2374 Humidity Queen

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    Looks like he just needs a little help. Is he out yet or are you still looking for help?
     
  4. the poppster

    the poppster Chillin' With My Peeps

    If it's really dry...the chicks egg membrane can get stuck to the fuzz...a bit of warm water drizzled down into the egg shell he seems to be stuck in might free him...I'd do it right away...if you do nothing he won't make it....so what do you have to lose?
     
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    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member

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  6. BabyGirl256

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    I was just now able to verify my account and log in! So I am just now seeing this comments! Thank you for all your comments! He is fine!! I ended up helping him out, I couldnt take it any longer. Here he is!! As healthy as can be!! [​IMG]

    But now I have a problem with another chick[​IMG] going to make a new thread for him. He needs help!
     
  7. caesargirl

    caesargirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just add it here
     
  8. BabyGirl256

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    This little guy hatched at 20 days, almost 21. At first I assumed yolo sac, but then it resembles an umbilical cord in the last picture. Maybe umbilical with something attached?? I'm keeping him away from bacteria, so he is in my daughter doll bath tub. I have read that you can tie it off with a string and it will die and fall off. I have read to leave it alone. I have read to clip it off. I'm just lost[​IMG] this is our 2nd hatching. I don't want to hurt him, but scared he will step on it and pull it out. Any advice???
     
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    This is what the incubator looked like after he hatched. Seems there was a second yolk???
     

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