question about egg development signs...

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by emjay, Mar 24, 2011.

  1. emjay

    emjay Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 6, 2009
    so, I am being patient and hopeful by not candling. Leaving it to the element of surprise.

    Are their other hints or clues to know if the eggs are developing. Did I read somewhere that there would be a spike in temp. due to the growing babies in eggs???
    If so, on what day usually would that happen?
     
  2. SilkieChickenLover336

    SilkieChickenLover336 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well there are no signs of development just by looking at the eggs. you must candle. my temp never spikes so i think you will be fine
     
  3. Kedreeva

    Kedreeva Longfeather Lane

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    /agree, no temp spikes here to suggest development. Pretty sure the only way to tell is candling, or waiting til you hear peeing >.>
     
  4. ScissorChick

    ScissorChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 17, 2010
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    Why not candle? [​IMG] Candling is part of it. [​IMG]
     

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