hatching eggs are here...but...

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chkinut, Dec 15, 2010.

  1. chkinut

    chkinut Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 25, 2010
    Leesburg, Ohio
    my hatching eggs came in!! yeah! beautifully packed! not one was broken! nice dark BCM eggs....most (according to my egg scale) are a medium or large egg. but 2 of them register in at a small. and one of the small eggs is quite narrow. are the small eggs from pullets? are they safe to incubate?
  2. Cloverleaf Farm

    Cloverleaf Farm Bearded Birds are Best

    Sep 16, 2008
    Levan, UT
    You can try to incubate the small eggs, just know that they may not hatch, or that the chicks may have issues....on the other hand, they could be just fine...I would email the sender and ask about the small eggs, I'd guess that they are pullet eggs though.
  3. iluvsedward

    iluvsedward Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 19, 2010
    Calvert County MD
    an old wives tale is that round eggs are girls and pointy eggs are boys......... ( I dont believe it though)

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