Stuck after Pipping?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by baggsie, Apr 20, 2016.

  1. baggsie

    baggsie Out Of The Brooder

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    This egg started pipping around noon yesterday (picture 1) and is now looking like this (picture 2). Should we be worried? It's been over 12 hours.

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    Last edited: Apr 20, 2016
  2. nchls school

    nchls school Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If the humidity has stayed at the right level, I'd give it more time, but watch for progress. Once zipping starts, things will progress faster. Watch for the next hole/break to appear as that is a sign zipping has begun. Good Luck.
     
  3. baggsie

    baggsie Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you. It is finally out but just lays there. He kicks his legs a good bit but can't really get up yet. Been out for about an hour or so. Not sure what to do. [​IMG]
     
  4. baggsie

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    Update he's up and moving around. So far so good!
     

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