Should I help it PLEASE ANSWER I AM REALLY WORRIED!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Chicken Charlotte, Oct 26, 2011.

  1. Chicken Charlotte

    Chicken Charlotte Out of the Brooder

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    I know when ducks start working to pip they take around 24 hours, its been three days during these three days, we have heard and felt consent tapping, a bit of cheeping and movement. Sould I help it? And how? Where he is trying to pip maby make a hole for him?
     
  2. ODEY587

    ODEY587 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    are you over the hatch date? if not let them go
     
  3. Chicken Charlotte

    Chicken Charlotte Out of the Brooder

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    Quote:I dont know the hatch date my friend gave them to me after they had been under her duck for like 3 to 4 weeks.
    If I do help it how?
     
  4. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    if its taping on the shell id leave it. that means its trying to get out
     
  5. Chicken Charlotte

    Chicken Charlotte Out of the Brooder

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    Quote:Does that take around 3 days though
     
  6. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    idk i never hatched ducks. mine starting tapping on lockdown and piped day before hatching
     

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