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my duck has about 12 eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by dylanj911, Jul 27, 2014.

  1. dylanj911

    dylanj911 In the Brooder

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    My duck laid about 12 to 15 eggs and she is sitting on them we do have a male although im not positive their fertile some have been there for at least 16 to 18 days so idk how to ensure they will hatch without an incubator I have raised ducks from 1 day old but i have never hatched 1 i need advice i tried candling but idk how to tell what the difference is any advice greatly appreciated!! [​IMG]
     
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  2. bobbi-j

    bobbi-j Crossing the Road Premium Member 8 Years

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    I'd just let her sit and see what happens. Either they'll hatch or they won't. If the duck is sitting on them, you don't need an incubator - she'll do the job.
     

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