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Help please! Incubating eggs.

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by mcc1992, Mar 20, 2016.

  1. mcc1992

    mcc1992 Hatching

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    I'm on day 16/17 of incubation for my chicken eggs. I haven't candled them in a week, but I did today and there is absolutely no movement...is this normal? The chicks are there and growing..but I see no movement
     

  2. Egghead_Jr

    Egghead_Jr Crowing

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    How bright the light is and if your candling in dark will vary greatly on what can be seen. I rarely see movement but can feel it when the egg is in my hand day 17/18 final candle. If they are growing still then rest assure they are still alive.
     
  3. mcc1992

    mcc1992 Hatching

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    Thank you!!!
     
  4. mlm Mike

    mlm Mike Sunna and Mani Premium Member Project Manager

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    You do not always see movement. Good luck with your hatch!
     

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