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Is it time to give up?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by flapjackfarm, Jun 23, 2016.

  1. My dear Old English Game Bantam has been sitting on her clutch of 12 eggs for about 30 days now. I candled an egg at the beginning and it looked like there was a growing chick in there. And yes, we have a rooster.

    Should I give it a few more days?

  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    You can try the 'float test' - do an on site search, but if it really is 30 days, I doubt that the eggs are viable.

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