Can a bantam lay a regular size egg???

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Duker17, Dec 1, 2010.

  1. Duker17

    Duker17 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 1, 2010
    I have 6 hens that are about 8 months old, one of which is a silver duckwing bantam, the rest are standard size. The bantam has laid VERY sporadically (or she's laying somewhere I haven't found) for the last 3-4 months just like everyone else. Her eggs were always miniature size compared to the others. Yesterday there were 6 full size eggs in the nesting boxes! Is it possible my bantam laid a regular sized egg or that one of the other hens could have laid 2 eggs in one day? I check for eggs twice a day so I know it wasn't leftover from the day before. Any thoughts??
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    [​IMG] Ouch!

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