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question about shipped eggs developing

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by snazzyboots, Apr 25, 2011.

  1. snazzyboots

    snazzyboots Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i got a batch of shipped eggs today. i put them in my basement to sit for 24 hrs. i candled tonite to make sure air sacks were good and no cracks. i found 2 cracked so i remover=d them. my question is... some of the eggs looked like they were starting to develop. is that possible? and what if they are? the eggs are cold basement is around 70. i'm guessing they won't continue if they had started what with the shipping and sitting out. has this happened to anyone?
     
  2. kscottjoyce

    kscottjoyce Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What did they look like that makes you think they are developing? I would just put them in the incubator for a few days and candle after that and see if there is any change.
     
  3. snazzyboots

    snazzyboots Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i'm really not sure. i didn't see veins but they looked very different from the others. hard to describe but looked more like what you would see a little later. i was thinking that maybe they didn't collect them right away and maybe a broody sat on them for a couple of days? i am fairly new so i really don't know they just looked different.
     
  4. BrattishTaz

    BrattishTaz Roo Magnet

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    I agree with the other poster. Put them in the bator and check on day 10. [​IMG]
     
  5. snazzyboots

    snazzyboots Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i am definitely putting them in. i was just curious. thanks for the replies
     

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