Could use a little advice!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by cranzenbach, Feb 13, 2016.

  1. cranzenbach

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    So out of the original 13 I have two left that passed the float candling test. One is just rolling I can see little claws when I touch the candling light to it. The other one passed the float test but... When I candle the egg it seems like there's not a ton in there. There is definitely something but for an egg that was started in the same day as the other it concerns me. Any thoughts?
     
  2. cranzenbach

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    For reference :

    The 'full' egg
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    The one that's concerning me:
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  3. AmyLynn2374

    AmyLynn2374 Humidity Queen

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    When you do the float test, they need to float and wiggle to know for certain that it's alive. That bottom one looks like a clear to me and the top one looks like it has had growth, but that pic doesn't really look like a term egg and I don't see any veining either. Could be the pic, but it doesn't look like a hatcher from here. It easier to tell though if you candle down from the top more instead of from the side.
     
  4. cranzenbach

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    Alright I'll check it out.
     
  5. cranzenbach

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    So I did it from the top and bottom I seen few veins in the darker one but none is the other. Maybe it died early? How long should u wait for movement?
     
  6. cranzenbach

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    I have no movement in either
     
  7. AmyLynn2374

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    What day are you on?
     
  8. cranzenbach

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    Well today is day 18 so my one egg is on lockdown now
     

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