eggs not hatched

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by bullet47, Feb 16, 2009.

  1. bullet47

    bullet47 Out Of The Brooder

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    what caused eggs to not hatch? incubated for 23 days cracked one open yolk stillyellow in color and black and bad odor.
     
  2. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    More info would help.

    What kind of incubator....your own eggs or shipped....how were your temps and humidity?

    There are lots of reason for failed hatches.
     
  3. cowman910

    cowman910 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    were they fertile???? [​IMG]
     
  4. bullet47

    bullet47 Out Of The Brooder

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    Quote:Its a little giant styrofoam incubator. The eggs were given to me by a neighbor. He didnt know if they were fertile or not. **shrug**
     
  5. katrinag

    katrinag Chillin' With My Peeps

    I would say if you have good temp and everthing that they where not fertile.
     
  6. chickedydoodaa

    chickedydoodaa Taking a break

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    throw one of the bad eggs at your neighbors head
     
  7. jossanne

    jossanne Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG] My thoughts exactly! [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  8. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Quote:[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG] My thoughts exactly! [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]

    Nah, find him a roo that knows how to dance!
     
  9. gckiddhouse

    gckiddhouse Chillin' With My Peeps

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  10. jnjross

    jnjross Chillin' With My Peeps

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    try candling them next time around day 10 so you don't waste so much time
     

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