Problem with chick hatching

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Triplell, Feb 2, 2012.

  1. Triplell

    Triplell Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG]My very first chick to hatch and it died/bled out. I gave no assistance but I don't really now what went wrong?
    2/1/12 was the hatch date and it piped on the 1/30, and late last night it pop-ed out of its shell and it abdomen wasn't done absorbing the yoke. Did I do something wrong to make it hatch to early or just a freak of mother-nature. The later I can totally accept and the first I never want to repeat if I can help it.


    Please give me info from anyone,

    Thank you
     
  2. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    i think its something that just happens sometimes
     

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