question about unhatched eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by mamaspider, Mar 29, 2008.

  1. mamaspider

    mamaspider In the Brooder

    Feb 19, 2008
    I've had 7 babies hatch over the last 2 days (we're now on day 23)... 3 tried, but didn't make it, one is still trying. I'm happy with my 7, but am wondering about the other 16 eggs still in there... should I just keep waiting and watching? I don't hear any peeping or see any moving at all... and I'm sad that I've done something wrong... I know that they all had nice big babies in them when I candled on day 17...

    any advice or encouragement would be appreciated.

  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing

    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia
    Candle them. Look for movement and if they pipped the inner air cell.

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