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Blood In Yolk. What To Do?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by gsim, Nov 29, 2009.

  1. gsim

    gsim Songster

    Jun 18, 2009
    East Tennessee
    Had an egg that wife thought had blood in yolk. Is that a sign of anything bad or is it not really blood? It broke when put in pan along with 5 others that did not break. I have a flock of 14 layers.

  2. OrpingtonManor

    OrpingtonManor Building the Castle

    Nov 15, 2008
    Martinez, CA
    I'm guessing that all the birds look healthy, and this little spot of blood is the only concern. It happens sometimes. you can just catch the blood with the sharp edge of the shell and remove it.

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