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Just a question

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by yankeedoodle300, Oct 13, 2011.

  1. yankeedoodle300

    yankeedoodle300 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 22, 2011
    Chicken Heaven
    Just a question , If a hen lays a fertile egg, and it is double yolked, Will she have " twins '
    like i said its Just a question , Just wondering. [​IMG]
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    It is very rare that such an egg will develop to the point of hatching. If such an egg did hatch you could call the chicks 'twins.'
     
  3. yankeedoodle300

    yankeedoodle300 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 22, 2011
    Chicken Heaven
    Okay, Thanks. Like i said, i was just wondering.
     
  4. rngrbill

    rngrbill Chillin' With My Peeps

    Funny thing. haven't seem much about double yokes then 2 in same set.

    See "Index>> What Breed Or Gender is This?
    ยป Double yolks?"
     

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