Blood on the outter shell of the egg

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by gottalovemychickens, Sep 14, 2009.

  1. gottalovemychickens

    gottalovemychickens SaveAChickenRideACowboy

    i saw this one day pop out today and when it was coming out there was blood on it . I know there is a post somewhere around here about eggs having blood on them but i cant find it . Can anyone find me the link and or post why there would be blood thank you !!Q
     
  2. NotTheMomma

    NotTheMomma Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sometimes they break tiny blood vessels when they lay, and you'll see slight blood streaks on the egg. A few of mine do that when they lay a double yolk, or during the pullet stage. I don't think it's anything to worry about. Mine are fine afterwards.
     
  3. gottalovemychickens

    gottalovemychickens SaveAChickenRideACowboy

    alright thank you .

    The chicken that laid the egg is one that i have rescued last night and for some reason these chickens produce HUGE Eggs i would want to say bigger then jumbo . Idk why they do either lol , they are egg eaters so i have to check for eggs every 30 mins [​IMG] oh well
     

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