What do i do? yolk all over the incubator

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ellasdad18, Feb 2, 2016.

  1. ellasdad18

    ellasdad18 Out Of The Brooder

    27
    0
    45
    Jun 28, 2015
    One of my chicks hatched and apparently wasn't anywhere near ready and it's yolk sac popped all over the incubator. The chick that hatched earlier (both early) is walking all in it and getting it on the unhatched eggs. There is currently one pipped.
     
  2. Chicken Egg 17

    Chicken Egg 17 Chillin' With My Peeps

    4,438
    200
    201
    Dec 11, 2015
    McVeytown PA
    Well if the chick is still alive let it finish hatching if possible and then clean up all of the yolk and wipe the eggs off with a warm wash cloth or paper towel
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by