Do these look good?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Poultrybonkers, Oct 25, 2011.

  1. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

    2,997
    252
    236
    Mar 22, 2011
    Their 17 days old I can still see veins though [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    these are 3 different eggs
     
  2. nurse_turtle

    nurse_turtle Chillin' With My Peeps

    3,519
    70
    201
    May 28, 2011
    Foothills of NC
    If you see vessels, your eggs are good. If the vessels are not present, your egg is not viable. You may not be able to see vessels later during incubation. Based on your less than optimal pics, those eggs look good to me.[​IMG]
     
  3. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

    2,997
    252
    236
    Mar 22, 2011
    video of one of them
     
  4. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

    16,224
    672
    396
    Nov 18, 2007
    Florida
    My Coop
    They look good to me.
     
  5. Josiah Woodfield

    Josiah Woodfield Out Of The Brooder

    44
    0
    22
    May 24, 2011
    Chestertown, MD
    Look fine from your pictures. Google egg candling and you will come up with a lot of pictures. To test fertility, you will see blood vessels developing within the egg after several days. I usually candle mine after a week, just to be sure. At that time you should see a good bit of activity inside. If it is clear after 7 days, your egg is not viable.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by