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Candling eggs?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by silkieRaiser, Jun 11, 2017.

  1. silkieRaiser

    silkieRaiser Songster

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    So, its about day 13 with the eggs under my broodies. I assume I am supposed to candle them soon, but honestly, I have no idea what day I'm supposed to do that and what to look for. Can anyone help?
     

  2. Hybridchucks

    Hybridchucks Free Ranging

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    I think day 16 is best..... xxx
     
  3. Hybridchucks

    Hybridchucks Free Ranging

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    dont broodies chuck out bad eggs?
     
  4. silkieRaiser

    silkieRaiser Songster

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    ok
    yeah usually but i think its good to check anyway (cuz fam stuck an egg back under and idk which one)
     
  5. Hybridchucks

    Hybridchucks Free Ranging

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    oh right....great tell me the results in three days pleez! xx
     
  6. Hybridchucks

    Hybridchucks Free Ranging

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    yes! i agree i would candle eggs and chuck out bad-uns
     
  7. silkieRaiser

    silkieRaiser Songster

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    i will!! ill post pics too :)
     

  8. Hybridchucks

    Hybridchucks Free Ranging

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    oooooh GOOD!
    I cant WAIT!!! :woot
     
  9. silkieRaiser

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    XD
    We're either gonna do it today (just cuz) with a bright light if we can find one if not we'll order one and do it in a few days :D
     
  10. Hybridchucks

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    be sure its not an LED light coz it will blind chicks...
    :thumbsup
     

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