soo gross a chick just hatched out and a burst of yellow gunk came out

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by floridachickhatcher, Jun 30, 2011.

  1. floridachickhatcher

    floridachickhatcher Chillin' With My Peeps

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    is it unabsorbed egg yolk?

    heres pics oh god sooo gross [​IMG]

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  2. FireTigeris

    FireTigeris Tyger! Tyger! burning bright

    Quote:Or first poo- or the yuck left in an egg after hatching...

    Its not a problem.
     
  3. FeatheredObsessions

    FeatheredObsessions Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 24, 2010
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    Hard to tell but looks like there isn't blood . I don't think it is worrisome.
     
  4. quintinp

    quintinp Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That's gonna SUCK having to clean that dried egg yolk out of your STYROFOAM incubator,,, yikes, someone is gonna be a bit grumpy when that stupid yellow stuff wont come off of the incubator lol sorry for BEING SUCH A HELP
     
  5. FeatheredObsessions

    FeatheredObsessions Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 24, 2010
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  6. floridachickhatcher

    floridachickhatcher Chillin' With My Peeps

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    oh no my incubator cleans real nice i use dawn on the bottom and on the rack its antibacterial and scrub gently and RINSE ALOT OF TIMES to get out that funky odor
     
  7. FeatheredObsessions

    FeatheredObsessions Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 24, 2010
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    If you use vinegar diluted it helps with the smell a lot. Then a drop of bleach in water and a quick air dry... Works wonders!
     
  8. floridachickhatcher

    floridachickhatcher Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh god no i cant stand bleach the smell just makes me want to hurl and i have got use to the smell of a foul incubator most of the time the smell is from chicks who died in the shells or it was from quiters in the first week and just looked like they had made it to week 2
     

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