Blood Ring?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by kiweed, Aug 22, 2014.

  1. kiweed

    kiweed Chillin' With My Peeps

    149
    2
    101
    May 9, 2011
    Murfreesboro TN
    [​IMG]
    This is my first time incubating. This egg is a six day old unknown bantam chicken. The ring only goes about 1/2 way across the shell. Should I toss it or wait come more?
     
  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

    18,238
    4,254
    491
    Aug 16, 2014
    Yorkshire, UK
    My Coop
    Hi, sorry but yes if this were my egg I would remove it. The blood ring is very clear on your pic. I have to say very good candling pic mine never turn out that good.:(
     
  3. kiweed

    kiweed Chillin' With My Peeps

    149
    2
    101
    May 9, 2011
    Murfreesboro TN
    I cracked it open and it was definitely a blood ring.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by