Turken keeps laying double yolkers and I want showgirls! Help?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Moochie, Jul 25, 2011.

  1. Moochie

    Moochie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 8, 2010
    North Edwards
    Skippy my silkie roo has a favorite girl, that he can only successfully mate with, and she is a turken. I would love some showgirls! But she keeps laying double yolked eggs! They're small because she is young.. There are a few that are single yolked but a majority are double. Is it something wrong with the food?
    Help? By the way... If I do hatch any out (probably unlikely), would the chicks grow up to be bantam or standard? The turken is a standard and Skippy is a bantam.
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    They would be mid sized and smooth feathered--not showgirls.

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