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Weird formations on egg

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Hey everyone! Today when I went out to collect eggs, I noticed these weird bumps on a few of my Black Copper Maran eggs..

should I be concerned? Here are some pics of what they look like: 

 

 

Here is the close up: 

 

 

 

 

and here is what they look like from afar:  

 

post #2 of 3

It's happened before!  Here's a link to another thread...

 

http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/632219/weird-tiny-balls-on-ee-egg-what-is-this

 

Cool close-up picture of it!

"When raising chickens you must think like a chicken...NOT like a human!"

http://www.backyardchickens.com/a/how-to-prepare-for-emergencies-diseases-injuries-before-they-happen 

 

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"When raising chickens you must think like a chicken...NOT like a human!"

http://www.backyardchickens.com/a/how-to-prepare-for-emergencies-diseases-injuries-before-they-happen 

 

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post #3 of 3

There are all kinds of strange looking eggs that can happen for various reasons. Have you seen this article in the Learning Center:

http://www.backyardchickens.com/a/common-egg-quality-problems

 

That was cool seeing the close-up of your girl's egg.

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