BIG and small eggs

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Mt. Baker Quail, Jun 14, 2011.

  1. Mt. Baker Quail

    Mt. Baker Quail Chillin' With My Peeps

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    In one week I got the biggest and the smallest quail eggs I've ever gotten.
    From left to right, chicken egg, big quail egg, average quail egg, and small quail egg.

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  2. Mibotsu

    Mibotsu Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 23, 2011
    Balbriggan, Ireland
    darn, thats a mammoth quail egg, i saw someone on the chix forum showing their REALLY small chicken egg next to a quarter, can you get a pic of that, might be about the same size :eek:
     
  3. Mt. Baker Quail

    Mt. Baker Quail Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. ScaredOfShadows

    ScaredOfShadows Chillin' With My Peeps

    holy cow!
     
  5. chseeads

    chseeads Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 28, 2009
    Bloomington, Indiana
    I got a great big one like that once too.
     
  6. SuperPeacockman

    SuperPeacockman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I feel bad for the hen who layed it!
     
  7. saddina

    saddina Internally Deranged

    May 2, 2009
    Desert, CA
    maybe a double yolker, we got one last summer from ours.
     
  8. Mibotsu

    Mibotsu Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 23, 2011
    Balbriggan, Ireland
    yea that egg is larger then the chix egg i saw
     
  9. FeatheredObsessions

    FeatheredObsessions Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 24, 2010
    Oregon
    My Muscovy have been laying double yolkers and they are amazingly huge!
     
  10. MobyQuail

    MobyQuail c. giganticus

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