Two Eggs

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by tia, Dec 17, 2011.

  1. tia

    tia Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 19, 2009
    Valdez, Alaska
    Angel produced two eggs this morning. Is that unusual??? They were both hard shelled and normal looking.
    Last edited: Dec 17, 2011
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    Dec 22, 2009
    Yes it's unusual but my mallard hen has done it once or twice.
  3. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

    Jan 3, 2010
    Southern New England
    Hmmm, someone else on the forum wrote about multiple eggs from one duck (even had a camera trained on her to be sure there wasn't a joking human involved).

    I found two eggs in the Buffs' room this morning. I took them, felt around in the straw to make sure I hand't missed one yesterday.

    They went in for a bit. When they left, there was an egg in the nest. I chalked it up to them hiding one of yesterday's eggs particularly well.


    How'd Angel's - uhm - backside?
  4. tia

    tia Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 19, 2009
    Valdez, Alaska
    She was in a pen by herself. No other humans but me around. My cat, Purl was there, but pretty doubtful she could have pulled that off.
  5. roocrazy

    roocrazy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 11, 2009
    could she be egg bound? with two eggs a day. its almost like she is forgetting to lay the day before.?

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