sleeping or dead ?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by lucyharper123, Jan 25, 2013.

  1. lucyharper123

    lucyharper123 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    well i had a chick pipped but it really got hot in the bator so i took it out * i know lock down* i could see the chicks head, beek and eyes its beek was open but made no sound there was gunk in its mouth so i did the only think natural and cleaned it out with a cotton bud to stop it from chocking, it has moved its mouth and tounge? but do you think its sleeping or dead i know this sounds panniky but i really want to know you're oppinions please thanks
     
  2. Sally Sunshine

    Sally Sunshine Cattywampus Angel <straightens Halo> Premium Member Project Manager

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    I am not sure, you have a pic of this chick? usually you can see them moving and making the pipping motions with their beaks.
     

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