HUUUGE EGG

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Fleecy718, Feb 16, 2013.

  1. Fleecy718

    Fleecy718 In the Brooder

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    We've been getting eggs for about a month and they've been pretty consistent and normal. But last night we got TWO HUGE EGGS ALMOST DOUBLE THE SIZE OF THE NORMAL ONES! What is this? Could it mean fertile? Or double yolk? My ducks can't lay 2 a day so that means TWO of my runners layed a giant egg?? What is this??
     

  2. TLWR

    TLWR Songster 8 Years

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    It is a giant egg.
    I get them now and then and look at the egg, look at the duck and think thank goodness I'm not a duck!
     
  3. Fleecy718

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  4. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member 8 Years

    That look kinda like my gooses egg. thats a biggie.
     

  5. Fleecy718

    Fleecy718 In the Brooder

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    That was with the biggest egg we had in out fridge! [​IMG]
    This is a regular sized egg next to it!
     
  6. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners 8 Years

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    Could well be a double-yolker. During their first laying season, a few of my runners laid doubles.
     
  7. billw

    billw Chirping

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    Depending on breed, you may get quite a few of those. Our Metzer Hybrids drop quite a few dinosaur eggs. Usually they are double yolk - on very rare occasions triple.
     

  8. Fleecy718

    Fleecy718 In the Brooder

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    They're just regular ol' runners :p
     

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