Who is laying the double yolkers?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by card5640, Oct 28, 2009.

  1. card5640

    card5640 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My girls are 6 months old and i have not been able to catch who is laying the double yolker just about every day, they have been laying for about 2 wks. here is what I have.
    Barred Rock
    golden laced Wyandotte
    Blue cochin ( who I have not seen the boxes yet)
    White Brahma
    Buff Orpington
    Black Alstrolop ( sp)
    2 easter eggers
    Who might it be?
     
  2. Eastins Eggs

    Eastins Eggs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Could be any of them or more than one. This is fairly common with new layers. They should quit doing this as they age.
     
  3. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    My guess would be the Australorp or the Brahma.
     
  4. A.T. Hagan

    A.T. Hagan Don't Panic

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    She'll be the one with her eyes bugged out and walking funny. [​IMG]

    .....Alan.
     
  5. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    I used to have a couple of Barred Rocks that routinely laid double yokers.
     

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