little concerned

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by v.cyr, Jun 30, 2011.

  1. v.cyr

    v.cyr Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2010
    Greene, NY
    I candled our eggs last night(day 5), and couldn't see anything... in any of them... no veins, no shadow an embryo, nothing... admittedly, my maglight isn't the brightest flashlight, but it worked well enough last year... should I wait another week(or get a brighter light) before giving up hope...
  2. LilyD

    LilyD Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 24, 2011
    Bristol, VT
    I would wait until at least day 10 I use a mag light as well and often it's hard to see the veining but I can definitely see the babies moving around as they get bigger.
  3. FeatheredObsessions

    FeatheredObsessions Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 24, 2010
    Yes, I agree. Give it a few days with a dull light for sure [​IMG]

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