runny pip

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by kimschicks, Apr 12, 2011.

  1. kimschicks

    kimschicks Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 18, 2011
    Chick is pipping and fluid leaked out, with a few vessels. What's this? Last hatching did not have it.
  2. HorseFeatherz NV

    HorseFeatherz NV Eggink Chickens

    How is the hatch going?

    I am not sure about the fluid - maybe too much humidity and not enough evaporated out of the egg? [​IMG]
  3. ChickenPox

    ChickenPox Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 2, 2011
    Middle GA
    Just earlier today I had one pip and zip, and there was "runny stuff" coming out of the bottom of the zip. The poor thing died before it hatched. I think it drown. Which upset me because I could have helped it but I didn't. [​IMG] That was the only one like that though....

    Good luck, I hope yours is just a fluke!
  4. RGWright

    RGWright Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 30, 2011
    NW Missouri
    Sounds like you had too much humidity during your incubation. Sorry. Hope the rest come out better for you [​IMG]

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