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Cracked sulcata egg

kekek

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Hello,

Wanna ask,
My sulcatas egg cracked, all of them. Some of them opened alreadyIMG_20190204_124923.jpg IMG_20190204_124251.jpg IMG-20190204-WA0005.jpg IMG-20190204-WA0003.jpg , the other still ok. They were not moved or anything in the pass 2 weeks.
Now 9 weeks old.

What should I do,
Sorry for my bad english

Thankyou

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Tom

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I've had this happen when the substrate/incubation media is too damp. Looks to me like that is what happened there.
 

Yvonne G

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Aw, that's a shame, Ardi. I agree with what Tom told you - too much humidity inside the incubator, and medium too wet.
 

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Happens with Star tortoise eggs too. If the substrate is too wet they take on too much water and burst.
 

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Is there any hope of saving them,or are they too cracked to do anything to.
 

kekek

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Copy that, I replace the substrate with new one, lowering humidity and continue monitor, hope they will survive.
For the open egg, any suggestion ?
Thank you
 

TortoiseRacket

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If you still have the egg pieces, gently place them on the broken eggs. Then cover the whole egg with cling wrap.
Best of luck!
 

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