End of Day 17 candling. Is it dead?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chelseajgoss, Oct 11, 2016.

  1. chelseajgoss

    chelseajgoss Out Of The Brooder

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    I have an egg that is beginning of day 18. And im worried its not the size it should be. I t is black on the front of the egg, but then i turn around and i can see into it. I havent seen it move, but i read they dont always move. Tomorrow is lock down and im worried about it. Any help would be greatly appreciated. I will be very upset if this ones dead. Ive lost 2 others for unknown causes :( [​IMG]
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    Back view that im worried about. The lines you see is pen.
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    Last edited: Oct 11, 2016
  2. TheKindaFarmGal

    TheKindaFarmGal Overrun With Chickens

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    It looks ok to me...just leave it alone and everything should go well. Hope you get a good hatch!
     
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