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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by tattooedfarmer, Jun 29, 2016.

  1. tattooedfarmer

    tattooedfarmer Hatching

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    Hello folks new guy here!! While hiking I unfortunately stepped on a mallard female sitting on her clutch which resulted in her death [​IMG][​IMG]. I carefully took what good eggs remained and put into my homemade incubator about a week or 10 days ago. They all looked great when first candled but yesterday I noticed one has a dark spot developing under the shell. My wife kids and I are hoping we can save at least one egg and give it a chance in life. Any help is appreciated!!!!
     

  2. BantyChooks

    BantyChooks Sing Brightly Premium Member Project Manager

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    Oh no! Glad you were able to save some eggs. Can you get pictures?
     

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