Ordered eggs - No Veins

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by tia, Mar 29, 2018.

  1. tia

    tia Songster

    Apr 19, 2009
    Valdez, Alaska
    I ordered goose eggs and had them in the incubator for 7 days. I haven''t got any veins. I'm so disappointed. I let them set the whole day so the air cells would be okay and they would be room temperature. They didn't appear to be too cold when I picked them up. I don't believe they were fertile. Can you open them after they have been in the incubator to see if there is a bullseye. Would you ask for a refund? Thanks!
  2. Tiana's chickens

    Tiana's chickens Songster

    Dec 7, 2017
    I certainly would want a refund! But give a couple more days and candle again just i case you've missed something, I've missed it before and nearly chucked out a perfectly good egg lol
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  3. AlleysChicks

    AlleysChicks Enabler

    Oct 10, 2016
    Southern Ohio
    I’d give them until at least day 10. I really couldn’t see anything in my duck eggs until then(and it was only slight) Goose eggs are even bigger.
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  4. Blooie

    Blooie Team Spina Bifida

    Feb 25, 2014
    Northwestern Wyoming
    My Coop
    Shipping is hard on eggs. Even fertile ones can get jiggled around enough that they just can't develop. That doesn't mean they weren't fertile when they were shipped.

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