candling my eggs!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Brian461, Aug 16, 2008.

  1. Brian461

    Brian461 Out Of The Brooder

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    OK its day 5 and i candled my eggs and i saw the red veins, but i could not see anything in the brown eggs. Can you see the veins in brown eggs?

    Brian.
     
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    If your light is bright enough you can see into brown eggs. I only hatch brown eggs. I use a surefire flashlight to candle my eggs with. The really dark eggs from marans and welsummers and pens are very hard to candle.
     

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