Help ......Is This Egg Fertile !!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by chickenzoo, Apr 3, 2009.

  1. chickenzoo

    chickenzoo Emu Hugger

    Is this the bulls eye to tell if the egg is fertile ?
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  2. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    Looks like it, if there is a dot in that second circle then yes! I can't tell for sure by the glare of the pic.
     
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Looks like it.
     
  4. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

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    yup! it is!!
     
  5. chickenzoo

    chickenzoo Emu Hugger

    YIPPPPPPPPPPPPPPYYYYYYYYYYYY. This is the first time I tried the bulls eye method instead of incubating the egg. It's about time he hit his mark! He he
     
  6. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

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    yes at first when I used this method I thought I was way off mark and seeing things..I went into my fridge after learning the bulls-eye method and cracked all 12 eggs that I collected throught eh weekend and all 12 were fertile! I ordered a bator the next day!!!
     
  7. chickenzoo

    chickenzoo Emu Hugger

    Well now I feel bad I killed it........... [​IMG]
     
  8. AhBee01

    AhBee01 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You didn't kill anything, as the hen needs to sit on the egg for a time before anything develops! So all is good scramble it up and have it for breakfast!
     
  9. nhnanna

    nhnanna Chillin' With My Peeps

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  10. chickenzoo

    chickenzoo Emu Hugger

    LOL, I meant the beginnings of it. I've been waiting for a chick from these guys for awhile now.... He He. [​IMG]
     

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