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Hatching eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by carriagedriver, Apr 22, 2011.

  1. carriagedriver

    carriagedriver In the Brooder

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    [​IMG] What happens to those double (or triple1) yolk eggs when the hen decides to incubate them?
     

  2. ScissorChick

    ScissorChick Songster

    Dec 17, 2010
    Under Your bed
    Same thing that happens to them in an incubator. [​IMG]

    Though it's very rare, it is actually possible for both to live.

    You will be extremely lucky if you only get one chick out of

    a double yolker.

    ~Scissor
     

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