ok so im new to hatching eggs how do i candle eggs???

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by CHickenKRazy09, May 14, 2009.

  1. CHickenKRazy09

    CHickenKRazy09 Out Of The Brooder

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    I was wondering how i candle a egg to see movement ....i have some bantam eggs in the bator in my new hovabator with egg turner........i want to make sure there is life its been 8 days
     
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  3. The Wolf Queen

    The Wolf Queen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Get a really bright flashlight and a dark room then shine the light on the larger part of the egg in other words the rounder side that looks like it should be the bottom. Then see if there are veins and movement. Here are some pics(not the best but...), and I hope this helps.
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