What should I see candling at day 6?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by snooptwomey, Jan 16, 2012.

  1. snooptwomey

    snooptwomey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It looked like 7 of the 8 had a darker mass taking up close to 50% of the egg, and one it appeared we could only see the round yolk shape. Does this mean I should be good so far with the 7?
     
  2. 3forfree

    3forfree Chillin' With My Peeps

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    go to the LEARNING CENTER at the top of the page, click on that, then click on HATCHING EGGS AND RAISING CHICKS, then click on CANDLING EGGS on right side, and scroll down to see pics. hope this helps
     

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