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When ducklings hatch what does the umbilical cord look like?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Webbigail, Feb 25, 2009.

  1. Webbigail

    Webbigail In the Brooder

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    Cause it looks like mine still has hers attached. [​IMG]
     

  2. DuckLady

    DuckLady ~~~Administrator~~~BYC Store Support Staff Member

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    Is it in an incubator? If so just leave her be and it should dry up and fall off.
     
  3. Webbigail

    Webbigail In the Brooder

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    Shes in an incubator but it looks like a little pink pumpkin is attached to the cord. Along with what I can only guess is part of the yolk sack.
     

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