Blood ring?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by blkwdw, Jun 30, 2011.

  1. blkwdw

    blkwdw Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 29, 2011
    I just candled my 11 day old narrangansett turkeys and three had what I think are blood rings

    And this little one was a quitter [​IMG]

    On a positive note, still have eight turkeys, six ducks, the peacock I'm just not sure of and the silkies have only been in four days..
  2. nurse_turtle

    nurse_turtle Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 28, 2011
    Foothills of NC
    I agree all those are non-viable eggs. There are no discernible vessels which indicates there is no living being inside that would need blood supply. Probably still within normal loss range.
  3. Chriswardens52

    Chriswardens52 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 21, 2011
    DuckVille Montana
    They look like blood rings to me . But id leave them for a few more days. I had a duck egg that had a ring like that and it ended up being the first to hatch:thumbsup If it shows no signs of development in 2-3 days toss em.

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