HUGE egg!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Beckyinma, Feb 23, 2011.

  1. Beckyinma

    Beckyinma Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Got this awesome egg on Sunday!

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    Tipped the scales!

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    DOUBLE! Fused together, right down the middle.

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  2. kla37

    kla37 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 18, 2010
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    Crazy looking! Wonder if that would have developed into Siamese twins or something?
     
  3. Gypsy07

    Gypsy07 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:haha. That's exactly what I was thinking. Did it taste good? I LOVE the huge eggs.
    Always feel sorry for the hens who had to squeeeeeeeeze them out though...
     
  4. jomercer

    jomercer Chillin' With My Peeps

    At least it was longish rather than just wider!
     
  5. Beckyinma

    Beckyinma Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Right?????


    Haven't tasted it yet, had to crack it open to see it.. We'll cook it tomorrow... The yolk is beautiful golden yellow, I'm sure it's delicious...
     
  6. oconnorfamily25

    oconnorfamily25 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    One question: Is the hen ok?
     
  7. jmjoffrion

    jmjoffrion Out Of The Brooder

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    I get one a week from my New Hampshire Red. She lays it, skips a day then is back on track.
     
  8. Luke13:34

    Luke13:34 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Cooooool! But.. can't you put it back together and throw it in an incubator? I wanna see if it would be a siamese twin chicken, too!!!
     
  9. krazeepolack

    krazeepolack Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:I also have NH Reds among others. I get a JUMBO egg every couple days. [​IMG] Absolutely tips the scale!! [​IMG] I'm not sure yet which hen is throwing them. [​IMG] I wish they'd give me more of them- I could get $5 /dozen for 'em!! [​IMG] I keep any mini's & the jumbo's. The rest go to the store. Presently out of 21 hens, I'm getting on average, 20 eggs daily. [​IMG]
     

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