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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by chickenlittle25, Jul 27, 2014.

  1. chickenlittle25

    chickenlittle25 In the Brooder

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    Our Golden Comets have a little bit of blood around the eggshell, there 22 weeks old and they started laying eggs just last week [​IMG] is there any reason for the blood on the eggshell [​IMG]?
     
  2. lazy gardener

    lazy gardener Crossing the Road 5 Years

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    Yes. Not the least bit alarming. They're just getting a bit stretched from pushing out those first eggs, and breaking a capillary here and there. It will clear up. Just wash those eggs off and enjoy them!!!
     
  3. chickenlittle25

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    Okay thank you so much!! [​IMG]
     
  4. chickenlittle25

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    When does a Americauna usually start laying eggs on a daily bases are they what you would call a "late bloomer"?
     

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