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who said that candling too much interferes with hatch rate?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Myst4, May 4, 2008.

  1. Myst4

    Myst4 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I candled every night,and sometimes during the day. I had 12 eggs and 11 hatched today and the one left has pipped, due to hatch tomorrow. They are beautiful babies, very healty and active. Anyway, I am so happy...and once my lasy baby hatches it will be a great first hatch !
     
  2. ChelleEnchanted

    ChelleEnchanted Out Of The Brooder

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    I candle mine every other day.
    I just can't help it!

    They look fine so far. :eek:
     
  3. Vamp-A-Billy Princess

    Vamp-A-Billy Princess Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 13, 2008
    Indiana
    Great news! I had stopped for two days...I am going to candle them right now!!
     
  4. Myst4

    Myst4 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Have fun !!!! I'm going to be hatching more after these ones. I can't wait...and so the addiction continues!
     
  5. Vamp-A-Billy Princess

    Vamp-A-Billy Princess Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 13, 2008
    Indiana
    They are still wigglin. I want to try the grocery store egg thing. Did you read about that?
     
  6. coffeemama

    coffeemama Barista Queen

    Mar 5, 2008
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    lol-I was going to do a hands off approach this batch, but I may have to reconsider....
     
  7. Myst4

    Myst4 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:I'm not sure if we have a grocery store that sells fertile eggs. Good luck with that.
     
  8. Myst4

    Myst4 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Well, like I said, I candles them every night.Not all of them in one night mind you, but my 2 white ones for sure.Also candled them in the middle of the day(in my son's closet lol).
    They hatched without a problem. The last egg(due to hatch today) hatched at about 1:45am this morning. I'm going to clean out the bator today and do it all over again. It's great! I just love it!
     

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