Duck eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Ggsnonie, Oct 21, 2017.

  1. Ggsnonie

    Ggsnonie In the Brooder

    Oct 21, 2017
    Hi i have 2 duck eggs that were put in thr incubator at the same time but are developing at a different rate on day 5 baby x had a heartbeat,baby e just had some veins and the red spot (Embryo) on day 7 baby x bigger not really able to see heart beat as clearly baby e can see heartbeat is this normal
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  2. rjohns39

    rjohns39 Enabler

    Aug 20, 2015
    Smith County, TN
    It's not abnormal. All of my duck hatches have spanned 3-4 days. I've also found ducks do better with a slightly higher temp and humidity at about 40% until lock down.

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