I just candled my Gold Laced Cochin eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by TennesseeTruly, Mar 30, 2009.

  1. TennesseeTruly

    TennesseeTruly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 5, 2009
    Church Hill, TN
    It looks like only 3 of the 8 eggs are developing. [​IMG] Today is day 6.

    When should I candle again? I'm so disappointed. I was really hoping to have a better outcome but this is my first time. 15 days to go.

    ~Laurie~
     
  2. emsevers

    emsevers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would candle again on day 14. I just put 18 Golden Laced Cochins in the incubator. Good Luck!! Hope things look better next time.
     
  3. cici_p

    cici_p Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I couldn't see anything in many of my eggs on day 6 either. By day 8 I could find something in almost all of them.
    So wait a while and try again. Maybe they will surprise you [​IMG]
     
  4. magikchick

    magikchick ~FEATHERFOOTED DIVA~

    Apr 21, 2007
    SW Florida
    Day 6 is a little early give them a few more days. Gold Laced Cochins how cool where did you get them?
     
  5. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    I would leave them in and not candle again until day 10. By then, you will know what eggs are developing and which or not.
     
  6. TennesseeTruly

    TennesseeTruly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 5, 2009
    Church Hill, TN
    Thanks everyone!

    I got them on ebay of all places! I fell in love with the Gold lace Cochins, I thought they were so adorable! I just added 10 Splash Frizzle to the incubator. Those are adorable as well.

    Okay, I'll give them a bit more time. I'm so eggcited!!

    Laurie
     

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