Is this a double yolk?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by annmarie33, Feb 13, 2016.

  1. annmarie33

    annmarie33 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am on day 4 of bantam eggs. I've done this 2 other times and it seems like usually there is only one curved yolk looking mass in the egg. This just seemed odd. The only one like this out of 21. Hard to photograph what I was seeing but what do you see/think this part is?[​IMG]
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  2. EmtheFishLady

    EmtheFishLady We're all mad here Premium Member

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    Could be.
     
  3. Outpost JWB

    Outpost JWB Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Have you tried turning it sideways? It looks like a double yolk in the above pics.

    I'd keep an eye on it. I've had twins make it until lockdown or hatch date. Then both die. Even tried assist hatching. Has never worked out for me. Good luck though!
     
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  4. annmarie33

    annmarie33 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Now I can't remember which one it is! I looked at them all today- day 7. And I can't see 2 black eyes in any. But is there a day that I could maybe see it if there were 2- like maybe day 10 or 11 before it looks too cramped in there. I hope its not twins since the egg is normal size
     
  5. annmarie33

    annmarie33 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Also would they be next to each other or on opposite sides?
     
  6. annmarie33

    annmarie33 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is what they look like right now
     
  7. annmarie33

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  8. annmarie33

    annmarie33 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok I found it again. It appears to have 2 "air bubbles" under the air cell and you can see movement on both sides so I guess it could be two. But still not completely sure
     
  9. EmtheFishLady

    EmtheFishLady We're all mad here Premium Member

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    Will be neat to find out.
     

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