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what to expect at day 5

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by stargazingmommy, Dec 22, 2011.

  1. stargazingmommy

    stargazingmommy Songster

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    I stole an egg and took a peek.this is what I saw.
    Normal
    Abnormal
    Don't bother
    Wait and see?
    They are columbian wyandotte bantam eggs
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    And this is the one duck egg she's sitting on. Its a week or so older

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  2. dickhorstman

    dickhorstman Songster Premium Member

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    The duck egg appears to be fertile. You can see the air cell and veins forming. The other egg does not show this but it is a little early. By day 5 you should be able to see some blood vessels.
     
  3. stargazingmommy

    stargazingmommy Songster

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    Thanks, I will give them another few days and check again
     

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