First go at candling!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by eksterhuis, Jan 19, 2012.

  1. eksterhuis

    eksterhuis Chillin' With My Peeps

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    20 eggs out of 29 viable so not too bad... Amazing seeing that there are real chicks developing inside those eggs! I will try and get some photos of them... Esp excited about my 2 Sebright eggs which are looking amazingly good!!! (better not both be roosters!!!)

    Sorry I am just so excited and wanted to share with someone, anyone!!!

    Can't wait to be able to do the same with my 59 eggs I set yesterday in the incubator and under a broody!!!

    Yay!
     
  2. TinaK

    TinaK Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I candled for the first time ever yesterday and I was pretty excited too [​IMG]

    Out of the 7 duck eggs I put in - 7 are developing! I also have 10 guinea fowl eggs in that I thought were too old.... I suspect they are all dud (over 14 days old before they were given to me).

    I'm just so excited that ANY are working. It's my home made bator and all!
     

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