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Is it ok to candle the eggs on day 6th

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Chicken-lovebirdchihuahua, Feb 14, 2018.

  1. Chicken-lovebirdchihuahua

    Chicken-lovebirdchihuahua Crowing

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    i was wondering if I could candle my eggs for the first time tonight today is the 6th day but tonight will be really close to day seven or would it hurt the eggs? Thanks so much!
     
  2. Maddison

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    people frequently candle on day 6+, then again on day 18 for the last time. just be quick about it, and wash your hands before to avoid any spreading of bacteria to the egg if your that concerned.
     
  3. Chicken-lovebirdchihuahua

    Chicken-lovebirdchihuahua Crowing

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    Ok thanks so much i will wash my hands well!
     
  4. Chicken-lovebirdchihuahua

    Chicken-lovebirdchihuahua Crowing

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    Btw that frizzed chick as your avatar is so cute
     
  5. Maddison

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    thankyou!
     
  6. Chicken-lovebirdchihuahua

    Chicken-lovebirdchihuahua Crowing

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    your welcome!:)
     
  7. coloradowildflower

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    That will be just fine. Good luck!
     

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