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Double yoke what about a double shell

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Sissy, Apr 30, 2009.

  1. Sissy

    Sissy Songster

    Jul 18, 2007
    Sevier county, Tn.
    My cochin layed a double hard shell
    it cracked in the bator and there was another
    shell it cracked but all goo in side.
    .. was I seeing right.
    all that was there was a double layer of shell
    why did this happend.anyone have an answer..
    could it be too much calicum??
    they are raised on purina laylena.
    and a few veggis once in a while
    and yogurt and milk no fat.once a month.

  2. Cats Critters

    Cats Critters Completely Indecisive

    I've heard of it happening, from my understanding it was just a mess up when she layed her egg, like when you get double yolkers.

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