Blood on egg.....is this ok?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Carchick, Jun 6, 2007.

  1. Carchick

    Carchick Songster

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    Today when I gathered eggs from my 4 hens that I have, I noticed that one the eggs had a little bit of blood on it, is this normal or is she having a problem? Thanks for your help!
     
  2. missusduray

    missusduray Songster

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    I am not sure but i have had this as well. My hens are fine and I assumed it was normal. Maybe someone else has an asnwer for us. Now you have me wondering. LOL
    [​IMG] Kristyne
     
  3. pasofinofarm

    pasofinofarm NONESUCH FARM CONROE TX

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    I have seen it from time to time over the years... never seemed to have any ill effect on the hen though.
     
  4. Carchick

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    Thanks for the responses. This was the 1st time it's happened since I've had her which is about 2 weeks (she's full grown) so I was hoping everything was fine which it does sound like it. Thanks again [​IMG]
     

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