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Double yolks

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by cehasz, Aug 11, 2014.

  1. cehasz

    cehasz Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 28, 2014
    I am consistently getting double yolkers but I'm not sure which bird it is. Is this unhealthy??
  2. Hanna8

    Hanna8 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 26, 2012
    It isn't unhealthy in and of itself, but has the potential to cause strain and other issues. There isn't really anything you can do about it, so I would recommend you simply keep an eye out for signs of egg binding and prolapsed vent. The double-yolk-layer will be much more at risk for these.

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