To clean or not to clean....?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by fernandez0067, Apr 17, 2009.

  1. fernandez0067

    fernandez0067 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi just received some hatching eggs in the mail from someone on BST. Some are kinda dirty, should I wipe 'em with a wet paper towel before they go in the bator? Or just leave 'em alone?
     
  2. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

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    Unless they're REALLY dirty, leave them be.

    I know some folks have wiped them gently with a damp paper towel and they hatched just fine.

    But, IMO, if they are really dirty, it's better not to put really icky, poop covered eggs in the bator.


    Good luck with the hatch!
     

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