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Broken and mended eggs

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by bantambury, Oct 7, 2015.

  1. bantambury

    bantambury life does go on.

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    So my hen (since march) has been laying broken and mended eggs. Her eggs get qute large and are bigger than my Easter egger hens eggs (shes bigger than the hen laying the odd eggs). I read these are caused by disturbances during calcification, but can she be disturbed for every day since march?? Any thoughts?
     
  2. chocol8bikini

    chocol8bikini Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Are you feeding your girls oyster shells? Sounds like she needs more calcium for the shells. You don't want her to get one stuck in her ova track.
     
  3. bantambury

    bantambury life does go on.

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    And thats the odd thing! I always provide broken egg shells and oyster :/
     

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