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When to candel?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Chicken Girl, Mar 10, 2009.

  1. Chicken Girl

    Chicken Girl Songster

    Dec 31, 2008
    Ok well i have a broody hen and today is day 7!!! YEAH!! But i think i have to candel? So when do i do that. I know how to canel but when and to i boot her out of the nest so she can strech her legs? And i am going to have to bring the eggs in side the house to do it cuz it is not dark in the coop and i have tryed to candel in the coop and it did not work. So thatnks for the help!

    Chicken Girl

  2. okiehen

    okiehen Songster

    Oct 25, 2007
    Wait till night it'll be good and dark in the coop, and day 10 would be a good time to do it.

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