Bantam hens laid two very different sized eggs...

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by cwazybc, Mar 22, 2013.

  1. cwazybc

    cwazybc New Egg

    Mar 22, 2013
    Hello! I have two bantam hens that are about a year old now that just started laying eggs again... the first one I found (a couple weeks ago) was very soft shelled but of regular size, and this morning I found two eggs, one "normal" size, and one that is barely bigger than my thumb nail... I don't know if one bird laid both, or if one came from each of them... is it normal to see such variation in egg size from the same breed? Or is this just because it is the first few eggs of the season? (they didn't lay all winter) thanks for your help!!!
  2. PSJ

    PSJ Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 15, 2011
    Sabine Parish, La
    Just working out the kinks! It happens... No worries!

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