Is this air cell too big?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ChickenPeep, Oct 6, 2012.

  1. ChickenPeep

    ChickenPeep Faith & Feathers

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    This egg is a OEGB that's on day 13. It's under my broody silkie. I just candled it and it looks pretty good, I even saw it moving. My question is, is the air cell okay? It's not too big is it?

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  2. hokankai

    hokankai Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If it's under a broody don't worry about it ;). She'll adjust it accordingly to keep the water level in the egg balanced. I've hatched several whose air cells looked a little big!
     

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