It's a WHOPPER!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by ovaunda, Sep 23, 2008.

  1. ovaunda

    ovaunda Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 4, 2008
    Enoch, UT
    Both of my RIR girls are now laying. An egg a day regularly for the past week or so. Today we got this one. Hubby is doing a happy dance. [​IMG]

  2. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    Great! [​IMG]
  3. krjwaj

    krjwaj Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 7, 2008
    Apex, NC
    WOW! Congrats!!
  4. chick4chicks

    chick4chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2008
    N.E. Pa.
    Congrats.... awesome
  5. nhnanna

    nhnanna Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 18, 2008
    The chicken coop
    Awesome. Double yoker for sure. Congrats [​IMG]
  6. kodiakchicken

    kodiakchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 18, 2008
    Kodiak, Alaska
    That's so cool!

    Our ducks had been laying chicken sized eggs for a couple days when my daughter brought in a biggie like that. I was sure it was just (finally) the size I thought a duck egg should be. Imagine my surprise when it was double yoker! They are really neat.
  7. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    that is very HUMONGOUS!!!
  8. redoak

    redoak Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 27, 2008
    Russia, NY
    Congrats on the huge egg [​IMG]
  9. skeeter9

    skeeter9 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Ouch!!!!!! [​IMG]
  10. Shannonwbl

    Shannonwbl Chillin' With My Peeps

    We lost one of our girls to a fox and the next day one of her coop buddies laid this whopper. The other egg it is next to would be considered large, we couldn't even close the egg carton. My 13 yr old son said "That HAD to hurt!"

    One of these eggs is not like the others.

    Next to a large egg.

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