how big is too big?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by granny hatchet, Dec 4, 2013.

  1. granny hatchet

    granny hatchet Tastes like chicken Premium Member

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    i found an egg from my rir today that looked painful. i measured it at 6 in. around at widest center and all the way around the long end was 7 and half in. it has a little wrinkling at the small end and she lays everyday. poor girl [​IMG]
     
  2. granny hatchet

    granny hatchet Tastes like chicken Premium Member

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    her "normal" is just under 5 in. by 6 in.
     
  3. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

    Sounds to me like you defiantly have a keeper ......

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