Is this egg fertile???

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by kangchang, Aug 26, 2013.

  1. kangchang

    kangchang Out Of The Brooder

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    Serama egg, its her first egg. Id like to know if its fertile or not, thanks for any help![​IMG]
     
  2. gimmie birdies

    gimmie birdies Overrun With Chickens

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    looks like it, see how the white dot on the yolk is kind of big? the white dot would be much smaller and whiter if it was unfertile. compare it to a store egg.
     
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  3. bp11chickens

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    Yes, I would think that that is fertile.
     
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  4. kangchang

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    Thanks, I thought it was fertile but it was her first egg and I just wanted to make sure. Thank you!
     
  5. gimmie birdies

    gimmie birdies Overrun With Chickens

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    I just went through this because I borrowed a roo from a friend. all went well, I returned the rooster and I have eggs in my bator due in 3 weeks,[​IMG]
    I have eggs under a hen due in 2 weeks, [​IMG]
    and some hatching next few days
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  6. Sphinx

    Sphinx Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yep, that looks fertile.
     
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