What causes chicks to be in the wrong position to pip??? I have been having this problem A LOT lately. I will have a few chicks hatch healthy and then the majority don't even internally pip. When I crack the eggs days late, the chicks are fully formed with yolk not quite absorbed and are in the wrong position to pip! Not even internally pipped! WHAT IS UP??? I'm getting really frustrated with getting chicks all the way to a day or two from hatching and having death!! By the way, the temp stays at 101.5 F still air, humidity at 55 % for hatching time. I've tried hatching in cartons and out with same result!!