I got a HUGE egg!!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by 2txmedics, Sep 28, 2009.

  1. 2txmedics

    2txmedics Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 5, 2009
    Manvel Texas
    I dont know who laid it but its HUGE!!!...The one on the right side is a nice size egg also...but looks tiny next to this one....

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    I got a ruler and drew a line above to make sure they were even, and then I marked each inch on the side

    [​IMG] large egg

    [​IMG] ...."Ouch egg"
     
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  2. ChooksChick

    ChooksChick BeakHouse's Mad Chicken Scientist

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    My Coop
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    Youch!!!

    Holy cow!
     
  3. 2txmedics

    2txmedics Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 5, 2009
    Manvel Texas
    Im sending from my cell to mail pics with each egg in my hand...

    btw: where is Lary Ka? Im heading that way Oct 3rd for 2wks...well to Kansas...lol my son is in the ARMY
     
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  4. Mimzie

    Mimzie Out Of The Brooder

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    Holy crap! Look for the chicken walking funny, I'm sure that one is it!! haha
     
  5. GreenGoddess

    GreenGoddess Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 6, 2009
    St Pauls, NC
    WOW!!! Double yolk or double egg??? Maybe triple yolk! Take pics when you crack it!

    Goddess [​IMG]
     
  6. Chicken Rustler

    Chicken Rustler Grabs em n runs

    I just saw on the news tonight a guy who had an egg that was 130+ grams nearly 1/4 lb. But unfortunately the chicken died shortly after laying.
     
  7. 2txmedics

    2txmedics Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 5, 2009
    Manvel Texas
    Oh gosh! Dont tell me stuff like this!!!!...[​IMG]

    now I want to know how much this baby weighs....

    Just went and did it....its 3kg HMMMMMmmm thats GOT TO BE SO WRONG....
     
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  8. Melty

    Melty Out Of The Brooder

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    Quote:[​IMG] No not 3kg, thats a new born baby weight not an egg weight
     
  9. buck-wild-chick

    buck-wild-chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 24, 2008
    Hamilton C. FL
    Somebody's bum is hurting tonight [​IMG]
     
  10. S&SPoultryExchange

    S&SPoultryExchange Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We have had the same thing happen to us. Except ours was white. We had some wild peacocks at one time roaming around us. And that was our theory but we couldnt figure out how it got into the coop. So now I guess it is possible for a chicken to lay a egg 4x the normal size. Thanks for helping me not feel so crazy now.
     

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