Egg question

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Victry, Dec 3, 2009.

  1. Victry

    Victry New Egg

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    Dec 3, 2009
    I'm new to this, so hopefully I'm posting in the right section.

    I need help! I have an egg that is about 18 days old, and I've been candling it and it's been growing, but today when I candled it, it wasn't moving and it doesn't look big enough for it to be 18 days old. It looks more like day 14. Does this mean it's dead, or do they stop moving later on during incubation? Should I be worried it's so small? I still see blood vessels and I heard that if it was dead the blood vessels would disappear. Is this true? Should I just wait and see what happens?

    Thanks!
    Victry
     
  2. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm

    If it does not smell leave it be an give it a chance to hatch. To small an not moving are both bad signs but it still may be ok.
     

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