Fertile egg questions?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Teresaann24, Jan 3, 2009.

  1. Teresaann24

    Teresaann24 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 29, 2008
    Eastern, Kentucky
    My Black pullet began laying she is in with a roo who I have saw mate her quite a bit. Her first egg I checked was fertile whole bullseye and all. Secound egg I couldnt see anything not even a tiny dot that the bullseye starts from just a nice colored egg she is laying great eggs so whats the deal how come one was fertile and the other not showing ANYTHING? I'll try to get a picture of the next egg I get from her after cracked open.
     
  2. muddler6

    muddler6 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    be patient, they will get it right soon enough, and you will have all the fertile eggs you can hatch, or eat, or sell, or whatever you choose to do with them. Sometimes, they just don't get fertilized.
     

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