It is day 23, and I was candling the eggs. All seemed to have movement except one egg. It has veins, but no movement what so ever. Is that bad? is it dead?
Is my duck egg alive?
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Is the air cell as large as the others? Candle it again in an hour, see if it's moving then.
The black balls are eyeballs. It sounds like it died young. If the others are looking more like a mass than veins, that egg is dead.
No there are like 6 black balls. I saw it move a tiny bit. It still has lots of veins, and the embryo. Hopingg it moves in the morning
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No I haven't had hatching issues - I haven't done hatching - I try to hook people up with threads and other people who might know.
I have not seen it move but it still has lots of veins. Dose that mean it's still alive
I would not give up on it - I have read a number of times hatchers being surprised by an iffy looking egg that made it.
Have you checked in on any of the Duck Forum hatching threads?
Edited by Amiga - 12/17/15 at 4:20pm