eggs not hatching yet

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Jennings Gamefowl, Apr 12, 2009.

  1. Jennings Gamefowl

    Jennings Gamefowl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] my game hen has been on the nest for 21 days as of today.. i held the eggs for a second and no movement no pipping and no hatching yet [​IMG] i know they were fertile because last week she broke one and a chick was in there ?????
     
  2. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    I would candle them to make sure. If everything looks ok, then leave them be a few more days. They could just be running late.
     
  3. Jennings Gamefowl

    Jennings Gamefowl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    alright thanks/.... i been candeling them and every time it looks like a dark space at the bottom and very light at the top
     

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