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bloody egg?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by bryan8, Oct 6, 2009.

  1. bryan8

    bryan8 Songster

    May 21, 2009
    New york
    I noticed that one my eggs i got today had dried blood on it...

    What caused this and is my hen ok?


  2. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    You'll see that from time to time. As long as it's just a minimal amount of blood streaks and not large amounts I wouldn't worry. The egg was probably a little bigger than the hen that laid it usually puts out.

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