The whopper

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by bobshere, Aug 16, 2014.

  1. bobshere

    bobshere Chillin' With My Peeps

    Here is a whopper for you. I wonder if it might be a triple. The top of a Tim Horton's cup[​IMG]
  2. jtn42248

    jtn42248 Overrun With Chickens

    One day my partner and I were working in the yard and we heard the chickens making their "I am busy laying eggs" chatter. Suddenly there was a loud shriek like someone was hurt or being attacked. My partner commented that someone had just laid a record egg. We went out to the coop and sure enough there was the egg of all eggs. Turns out it was a double yolker inside another egg. So, two eggs in one with one a two yolk egg. Wish we had taken a picture of it. It was easily the size of one of my goose eggs but from a chicken. No one seemed the worse for wear and everything is back to normal now. Just nice large and extra large eggs.
  3. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

    Feb 18, 2011
    Yikes! that is some egg. Double or triple for sure.

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