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Blood on egg...

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by conniesue27, Jan 31, 2011.

  1. conniesue27

    conniesue27 Out Of The Brooder

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    Is it common to find a little bit of blood on and egg from a hen that has just started to lay?
     
  2. ryanhodapp

    ryanhodapp Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yes from what I have read on here.

    Poo too if they have some on their butt.
     
  3. bufforp89

    bufforp89 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    a little blood is normal and nothing to worry about
     
  4. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    Yep. Just a normal part of being a new layer. Same goes for double yolked eggs, shell-less or soft shelled eggs, etc.
     
  5. conniesue27

    conniesue27 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks....you've all put my mind to ease....still kinda of new to this chicken stuff...[​IMG]
     

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