Candling issues................

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chickenlove2009, Mar 19, 2009.

  1. chickenlove2009

    chickenlove2009 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I recieved some eggs and they are white eggs but when i candle them I see a huge vein close to the airsac going all the way around( width wise). Is that normal? (I usually hatch brown eggs so I am not use to this.)
     
  2. gabrielle1976

    gabrielle1976 Overrun With Chickens

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    Im no expert but are you shure thats a vien and not a blood ring?
     
  3. pefferlawchicken

    pefferlawchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yes this may be a blood ring , wait a few days and if more grow then its veins if not its a blood ring
     
  4. chickenlove2009

    chickenlove2009 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    its really thick. I have looked at pictures of blood rings. in my opinion they look almost nothing like each other but i am still worried

    anyone? any help would be appreciated
     
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  5. BawGock

    BawGock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:It does sound like a blood ring to me.
    But I agree wait a few days and wait for veins.
    Good luck!
    Carolyn
     
  6. chickenlove2009

    chickenlove2009 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    they are definately veins I can see little veins branching off [​IMG]
     
  7. gabrielle1976

    gabrielle1976 Overrun With Chickens

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  8. chickenlove2009

    chickenlove2009 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thanks for your egg-citement [​IMG]
     

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