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Is it ok to candle a duck egg on day 26?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by thatduckguyy, Aug 13, 2011.

  1. thatduckguyy

    thatduckguyy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ??
     
  2. Karen09

    Karen09 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Have you started your "lock-down"? I candled before I did the lock-down (day 25). Then some of the ducklings hatched the next day. Just make sure you have high humidity for the lockdown so they don't get shrink-wrapped.
     
  3. thatduckguyy

    thatduckguyy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yes it is lockdown thanks for the info
     

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