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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by sager:)silkies, Oct 26, 2011.

  1. sager:)silkies

    sager:)silkies Songster

    Oct 1, 2011
    K i candled my eggs after day 21 to see waht was going on the broody hen dosent mind me touching her but i candled 1 and the veins and the aircell are gone and the egg isn't fully black ethier which is weird cause on day 18 it had a aircell and the egg was completly black with i little bit of veining imbetween the aircell and the blackness and the 2nd egg i candled was black with air cell and a little veining i herad they lose the aircell and veins when there ready to hatch plzz help is the first egg dead

  2. coltssuperbowl83

    coltssuperbowl83 Songster

    Dec 17, 2010
    just leave them alone and hopefully you will have some chicks soon. Good luck!
  3. silky ma

    silky ma Songster

    Sep 14, 2007
    I have all silkies.Hatched many clutches. Ihave had eggs take up to 24 days to hatch. Leave the eggs alone.After 25 days toss what does not hatch.

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