How long to wait on overdue duck egg

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by sowellj, Oct 29, 2009.

  1. sowellj

    sowellj Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 29, 2009
    We just hatched two of our three duck eggs. They were due yesterday and one was hatched yesterday and one was the night before but started pipping and zipped early Monday morning. The last egg was the best looking one before. It was moving when candled last Thursday. It has not pipped or anything. How long should I give it before giving up?
  2. chickenfarmer5382

    chickenfarmer5382 New Egg

    Oct 19, 2009
    I usually give my duck eggs up to 32 days I realize it should only take 28 but I've had alot of little ducks and geese hatch three to four days late

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