How to tell a double yolk egg without opening it?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by upcdayz, Jun 29, 2011.

  1. upcdayz

    upcdayz Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 20, 2010
    When my hens started laying regularly, they would occasionally lay a double-yolked egg. I only found that out when the egg was opened, but I've seen several posts from folks who can tell a double-yolked egg without opening it. How can you tell an egg has two yolks without cracking it open?
  2. FireTigeris

    FireTigeris Tyger! Tyger! burning bright

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