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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by stroudy36, Jan 25, 2015.

  1. stroudy36

    stroudy36 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have an egg that is 7 to 8 days old does this look correct when candled. [​IMG] or is it a quitter it very dark inside egg so hard to see much any info greatly appreciated
     
  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] I'm glad you joined us!

    It is hard to see your egg clearly, but I'm leaning towards it being alive/growing.
     
  4. appps

    appps Overrun With Chickens

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    I thought I had quitters but by day 14 they obviously had more development, and it was really easy to tell those that hadn't developed. They aren't going to go rotten and explode that quickly so I'd just sit on my hands and wait another week and then decide.
     
  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    I would say that your egg is definitely fertile and is likely developing fine. Good luck with the incubation!
     
  6. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    It is a bit too early to tell if this is a quitter or not. I would hold off on judgement for a few more days.

    Good luck with your hatch and welcome to our flock!
     
  7. Book Em Danno25

    Book Em Danno25 Overrun With Chickens

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  8. stroudy36

    stroudy36 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I can't see many veins but it is a very dark egg ??? And not sure if my light strong enough
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us!
     
  10. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC! Good luck with the incubation, can't really see what the egg is doing from that picture.
     

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