Thought of an interesting question...

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Chicks Galore3, Aug 11, 2013.

  1. Chicks Galore3

    Chicks Galore3 Artistic Bird Nut

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    A couple days ago I watched my BR lay her first egg. It was tiny! Barely twice the size of a quarter. I got to thinking - what would happen if it hatched? Would the chick be tiny? Or would it just suffocate or not have enough room to grow and die? Yup, imaginative, but that's me. :)
     
  2. angel8035

    angel8035 Songster

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    Good chance of chick dying if it develops. Most people try not to incubate pullet eggs for this reason :)
     

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