twins from 1 egg

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by magsrags, Dec 23, 2008.

  1. magsrags

    magsrags Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 12, 2008
    Staten Island NY
    OK, who has hatched twins from a single egg??

    I wondered the other day when I received a HUGE egg.... if double yolkers can possible hatch out or not.
    Please tell me your story if it's happened to you.
     
  2. eggzettera

    eggzettera Chillin' With My Peeps

  3. Jena

    Jena The Welsh Witch

    Nov 2, 2008
    Cardiff
    Last edited: Dec 23, 2008
  4. swtangel321

    swtangel321 ~Crazy Egg Lady~

    Jul 11, 2008
    It can be done, just doesnt happen often !!
     
  5. magsrags

    magsrags Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 12, 2008
    Staten Island NY
    I read the twin thread and am I amazed at the video on the successfull hatch! Just such a wonderful and rare event!
     
  6. pinkchick

    pinkchick "Ain't nuttin' like having da' blues"

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    "Needsmorechickens" had a fabulous thread from November 08 about that. Once I started reading I couldn't stop!

    BYC is the STUFF!!!!!!! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
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  7. cdeans

    cdeans Chillin' With My Peeps

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    there are some utube videos of doubles hatching out.
     
  8. Barn Maid Ann

    Barn Maid Ann Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just visited that thread and watched the video. AMAZING!
     

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