Black spot in egg blood spot? Before setting...

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Barbedwirecat, Mar 3, 2012.

  1. Barbedwirecat

    Barbedwirecat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I noticed one of my shipped eggs had a black spot in it very close to the actual shell. It looks like a blood spot maybe? I set it anyway and we are at day 4---seems to be growing veins. All of my shipped eggs had crazy scrambled air cells so I followed instructions on alleviating that. I also popped 4 eggs in from my hens JUST in case something happened (or doesn't lol)

    Nothing I can do about it, but anyone know what it is?
     

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