HELP

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ScrambledEggs10, Apr 5, 2017.

  1. ScrambledEggs10

    ScrambledEggs10 New Egg

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    Alright so I have some call ducks and they have been laying eggs and there's about 5 of them. but the pen that they were in somehow opened (not sure how) and a broody hen got in there, I went to check on them and she was sitting on the eggs I have no idea how long she's been there but probably around a hour. I closed the pen and removed her but do you think the eggs have started to develop? I'm not sure what to do
     
  2. ScrambledEggs10

    ScrambledEggs10 New Egg

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    Any help would be really great
     
  3. n8ivetxn

    n8ivetxn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    An hour? I think the eggs would barely have enough time to come up to temperature....so, no, they haven't really started to develop.... go ahead and eat them.
     
  4. Serenity06

    Serenity06 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No it takes much longer than an hour for them to start to develop. Takes like 48 hours to even notice a difference.
     

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