A really weird egg..PICS!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by janelle18, Apr 24, 2012.

  1. janelle18

    janelle18 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    OK, so this morning i collected my eggs, and found THIS egg, with the other egg shown in one of the boxes![​IMG]
    It looks more like a rock than an egg
    WHAT DOES THIS MEANNN?![​IMG] I think it is kinda cool, but i am wondering if it means they are lacking something in their diet or what! Has anyone else had an egg like this before?
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    i have had eggs before with this little design thing on the top, but the rest of the egg is usually first!
    ill include a few more pictures!Lemme know what you guys think:)[​IMG]

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    Last edited: Apr 24, 2012
  2. Sphinx

    Sphinx Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My next door neighbor has a chicken that fairly consistently lays a weirdly lumpy egg like that. It tastes fine, but it sure looks weird.

    Because she lays most of her eggs like that, I've figured it's just that hen's version of normal.

    I'm interested to see what the real experts say.
     
  3. janelle18

    janelle18 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    oh really?! I haven't seen any other post about thick bumpy shells, most are about no shells or soft shells! I want some more opinions:)!
     
  4. Eggsoteric

    Eggsoteric Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. easteregger96

    easteregger96 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a hen that lays eggs like that occasionally. Not all the time. I don't know why they end up like that but I do know that there is nothing wrong with the egg on the inside. It is just like all of my other eggs on the inside. It's just the outside that looks different.
     
  6. RedDrgn

    RedDrgn Anachronistic Anomaly

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    I've never seen anything like it...certainly does look like a rock...or a cardboard egg! [​IMG]
     
  7. K-12 Chickens

    K-12 Chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Was probably just a glitch in the hen's system. Nothing to worry about! [​IMG]
     

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