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Why is the air bubble on the side and not on the end?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by 1876 Farm, Jan 18, 2014.

  1. I have noticed that one of my EE hens, every so often, lays an egg with the air bubble on the side? Why is this happening and will it re-adjust to the end if it stored pointy end down? I want to incubate a set of my EE eggs this spring and I don't want the chick to start growing and then it having no air to breath when ready to hatch.
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    Last edited: Jan 18, 2014

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