Is there anyway to tell..

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chicksinthemachine, Jul 30, 2008.

  1. chicksinthemachine

    chicksinthemachine Songster

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    If a hatched eggs is fertile or not, I mean is there a mark or something on the shell to indicate the fertility? [​IMG]
     
  2. Hooterville

    Hooterville Songster

    I've never heard of anything on the shell--only the "bullseye" that can be seen after the egg has been cracked.

    I recieved some shipped eggs and a couple had cracks so I went ahead and opened them to see if the yolks were scambled.

    I had read on here what the bullseye looked like~~~
    This was the first time I had actually seen one in person [​IMG]

    It's a shame you have to open the egg to see it!
    Becky
     
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member 11 Years

    No way to tell on the outside of the shell, sorry.
     
  4. Hooterville

    Hooterville Songster

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