Picture of one HUGE egg

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by gapeachy, Jan 21, 2009.

  1. gapeachy

    gapeachy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    my dil brought this egg over last night....a patient at their office brought them some of these emu eggs.....it is the biggest dang egg I have ever seen....I bet it weighed 3 pounds....it had a texture to it and the color was like an avocado....[​IMG]
     
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Are you preparing your hatcher?
     
  3. gapeachy

    gapeachy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would love to hatch it but I dont have an incubator....and what would I do with an emu????...I think they get big real big
     
  4. gapeachy

    gapeachy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    my dil told me the male emu's sets on the eggs....is'nt that something
     
  5. Run-A-Muck Ranch

    Run-A-Muck Ranch Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:I think the males ostrich se the eggs too...I might be wrong, but I thought that's what I heard once.....I have always wanted an emu or ostrich. I think they are neat....
     
  6. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    WOW! [​IMG] What a neat looking egg! [​IMG]
     
  7. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

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    so beautiful, they are! my friend has one that is carved and it's just amazing!

    um, Run-A-Muck...do the truffle shuffle! DO IT! [​IMG]
     
  8. babalubird

    babalubird Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Cool! And you're right. It looks like a real avacado. Wierd!

    So how in the world would you candle an egg that dark if you did have an incubator. I wonder how anyone even candles cayuga eggs too.

    Connie
     
  9. gapeachy

    gapeachy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I love the egg....I just want to look at it....my son broke one and put it in a pan and it took up the whole pan....said it had like 4 yokes in it.....now how does that make an emu? seems like it would make 4?????
     
  10. Run-A-Muck Ranch

    Run-A-Muck Ranch Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:[​IMG] [​IMG] Oh I so wish I could. I can't get the avatar to have the animation that I found on the net..... [​IMG]

    for got to add....

    It wouldn't be so funny if I was just sitting here, doing the Truffle Shuffle and ya'll couldn't see it.....Oh how I wish I could get the avatar animated.....
     
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