twin egg

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by gimmie birdies, Nov 29, 2013.

  1. gimmie birdies

    gimmie birdies Crowing

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    This one didn't hatch but I took a pic and thought everyone would like to see.
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    this was about day 3.
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    this was day 2?

    side by side regular eggs.
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  2. Nice huge double yolker there!

    As I'm given to understand, double yolkers don't usually hatch because there's not enough room or nutrition for both young to make it. I'm sure a few have over the years, but I doubt they'd be good strong chicks.
     
  3. gimmie birdies

    gimmie birdies Crowing

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    that is what I have heard- I still try-try![​IMG]
     

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