duck or chicken egg?

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

  1. leafyhill

    leafyhill New Egg

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    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

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    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

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    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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