Candling duck eggs

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by RoyalHillsLLC, Apr 14, 2009.

  1. RoyalHillsLLC

    RoyalHillsLLC Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 5, 2007
    NW Louisiana-Vivian
    We are at about day 14 or 15 (Muscovy). I have tried candling the eggs and all but one are very dark with a light circle at one end (air pocket?). Is this what I am supposed to see? I am assuming from what I have read that maybe the one was not fertile?
    I have one white Muscovy hen, two black/white scovy hens, and a pair of pekins in addition to my large white scovy drake.
    What are the odds all of my eggs are pure scovy? that pekin drake tries to breed them also.
    Last edited: Apr 14, 2009

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