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Duck eggs on day 28 with yellow patches on the inside of the egg, help please?!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by adpad55, Jun 6, 2017.

  1. adpad55

    adpad55 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have around 8 duck eggs being incubated by a hen and they are on day 28 and i have noticed yellow and grey marks appearing om the inside of 2 of them, are they dead???? Do they need rescued???!? I will post pictures in a short while.
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    You mean marks on the OUTside of the egg. It could be they are soiled from mama pooping on or near them or other debris. I would watch for oozing eggs or smelly ones and eliminate them from the nest asap. Carefully put a plastic bag over any and close tightly. Stink eggs can explode easily and contaminate the r
     
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    I have another concern, my first duckling to hatch came out last night and its been roughly 10 hours and it still isnt trying to move or walk, if i pick it up it peeps a little but he wont even open his eyes, is that normal
     

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