A pullet egg this big??? DANG!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by k2chickens, Oct 29, 2009.

  1. k2chickens

    k2chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 22, 2009
    New Castle, Indiana
    My pullets starting laying about 5 days ago and man i got a whopper!

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  2. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

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    Ouch, that's a big one!
     
  3. S&N Livestock

    S&N Livestock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 17, 2009
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    Big one double yoker
     
  4. justmeandtheflock

    justmeandtheflock Overrun with ducklings :)

    May 27, 2009
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    Ouch! I bet it'sh a double yolker.
     
  5. k2chickens

    k2chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 22, 2009
    New Castle, Indiana
    im sure it is. should i weigh it tomorrow in town tomorrow? or just 4get it?
     
  6. Big Red Hen

    Big Red Hen Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. RAREROO

    RAREROO Overrun With Chickens

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    Yep, it's not uncommon for new laying pullets to lay double yolkers, my EE pulets just started laying and they laid a normal sized one with two yolks. And my BRs had double yolks when they first started laying.
     
  8. weaveagarden

    weaveagarden Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just curious, what breed is the pullet?
    Weigh it! You will wish you had. [​IMG]
     
  9. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    glad you took a pic... I had one a RIR laid... I didn't weigh or take a pic.
     
  10. k2chickens

    k2chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 22, 2009
    New Castle, Indiana
    Quote:hmmm you know im not sure. their are 5 possibilities

    barred rock
    white rock
    Australorp
    Silver Laced Wayndotte
    Red sex link
     

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