What is an internal pip?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by tsid78, May 4, 2016.

  1. tsid78

    tsid78 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi there,
    I've tried to search the forum for this but can't seem to find it. When candling a duck egg (mine are on day 25 tom and about to go into lockdown), how can I tell if there is an internal pip??
     
  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Dark Sider Premium Member

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    It's when they pip into the air cell. When candling, you'll see the beak as a shadow in the air cell.
     

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