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duck or chicken egg?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by leafyhill, Aug 21, 2011.

  1. leafyhill

    leafyhill New Egg

    May 6, 2011
    We got an egg today that is 3.1 ounces, and white. We have 2 pekin ducks that are about 4 or 5 months old, and 6 month old hens of various breeds. How can we tell what layed this monster of an egg!?
  2. Ardizzone7

    Ardizzone7 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 5, 2011
    Redkey, IN
    Do you have a pic of it? My pekin just started laying last week. Her eggs are the size of a large chicken egg but slightly off white/
  3. juliaaa

    juliaaa Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 15, 2011
    Syracuse, New York
    I agree on the picture. Would be easier to figure out for everyone. Some chicken eggs can weigh that much, especially if they have just started to lay.

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