Do these look fertile?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by plumcreek, Feb 22, 2012.

  1. plumcreek

    plumcreek Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am not sure how successful my young roos have been[​IMG]
     
  2. Highlander

    Highlander Tartan Terror

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    Yes, they look fertile.
     
  3. Chemguy

    Chemguy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes! See the bullseye on the yolk?
     
  4. spikennipper

    spikennipper Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The one on the left looks like it may be fertile, the one on the right doesn't look like it is, how old are your roos?
     
  5. Tracy the chick

    Tracy the chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes both are fertile:D. Mine look like that and ive got chicks ready to hatch.. Mr roo is doing his job lol :lol:
     
  6. plumcreek

    plumcreek Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My roos are 9 months
     
  7. plumcreek

    plumcreek Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is the bullseye really small? I was looking for something bigger! The one on the left is easier for me to see. The one on the right I am not sure what to look at.
     
  8. dreamer5577

    dreamer5577 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Look towards the bottom for the one on the right. That white dot.
     
  9. plumcreek

    plumcreek Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So, any white dot? I swear I have seen white dots like that in infertile eggs. I thought it had to be more of a bullseye?
     
  10. Highlander

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    The white spot is the blastocyst, all eggs have those fertile or not. When an egg has been fertilised there will be an outer ring around the blastocyst that makes it look like a "bullseye". It's clearer on the egg on the left.
     

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