Dark oval eggs what are they, irregular shaped?, can they hatch?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Bock_Bock, Mar 10, 2009.

  1. Bock_Bock

    Bock_Bock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 13, 2008
    Hayward, Ca
    the ones all the way on left
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    See they are just really longated instead of fat is it a bad thing to try to incubate these eggs as there wont be enough roundness for the chick to fit in and cause it deformities?
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  2. gabrielle1976

    gabrielle1976 Overrun With Chickens

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    I have no clue I am new to this .... could they be double youlkers?
     
  3. Pumpkinpup

    Pumpkinpup Poultry Princess

    Jul 16, 2008
    North-West Georgia
    I get eggs like that frequently and have hatched some of them [​IMG]
     
  4. Bock_Bock

    Bock_Bock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 13, 2008
    Hayward, Ca
    no they cant be double yokers they are skinny no way 2 yokes can be inside
     
  5. Bock_Bock

    Bock_Bock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 13, 2008
    Hayward, Ca
    Quote:ok good i set these eggs today so on the 31st we will see i just dont want to set eggs that i could possibly get a deformed chick from, but these are my only 2 dark eggs
     
  6. Pumpkinpup

    Pumpkinpup Poultry Princess

    Jul 16, 2008
    North-West Georgia
    Quote:ok good i set these eggs today so on the 31st we will see i just dont want to set eggs that i could possibly get a deformed chick from, but these are my only 2 dark eggs

    Are they marans? Mine lay those sometimes. I have had some hatch and others not so I just don't know what's up [​IMG]
     
  7. Bock_Bock

    Bock_Bock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 13, 2008
    Hayward, Ca
    they can be marans they came from a backyard free ranging flock, thanks for the suggestion i will write the person who i got them from and see for sure which breed they came from, i was just worried for the ovalness
     

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