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Assisted Hatching: Helping Chicks Get out of Eggs

Assisted Hatching: Helping Chicks Get out of Eggs

Poultry
Assisted hatching is a process of helping the chick go out of eggs due to different reasons that I discuss below. The time it takes for a chick to hatch is 21 days. However, it sometimes happens that the chick has difficulties hatching from the egg. This problem can be due to different factors and the breeder must be prepared to be able to intervene in time and help save the animal’s life. If you want to know what to do when a chick does not come out of the egg, we invite you to continue reading this article, since here we will talk about the steps to follow to successfully remove a chicken from the egg. This process is called “assisted chick hatching”, or “assisted hatching” and must be done with total care. Several causes make chicks not hatch even though they are already fo...