Double yolks

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by bugkiller, Nov 23, 2011.

  1. bugkiller

    bugkiller Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is there a breed of chickens that are more likley to give double yolk eggs or is it just luck.
     
  2. fshinggrl

    fshinggrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I found that a lot of the time it was new layers, or starting to lay again after a molt. It has been any chicken I had, but all my chickens have been large egg layers.
     
  3. peterlund

    peterlund Chillin' With My Peeps

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    30 or so chickens... had them for years..(Many breeds )all mixed brown egg layers all healthy well fed free ranged when possible... Had one huge egg once, double yolked. Never again.
     

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