How long?????

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by laughaha, Jul 8, 2010.

  1. laughaha

    laughaha Songster

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    I have some super dark eggs that I put in the incubator on 6-15. They should have started hatching on 7-6. I can't candle them as they are too dark. None are pipping or zipping or nothing. How much longer should I keep them before tossing? Oh- these were shipped eggs so I don't have that much hope for them.

    I just really don't want them to explode and kill the bantam eggs that are in with them (and about a week or two younger depending on which egg)
     
  2. taraann81

    taraann81 Songster

    Apr 9, 2009
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    I would sniff them. If they don't stink I'd leave them another day but don't hold out much hope at this point.
    Good luck!
     
  3. mycutekitties

    mycutekitties Songster

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    Quote:I agree. I would also like to add I would give them 2 more days.
     

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