chicken eating eggs!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mommabs, Sep 14, 2013.

  1. mommabs

    mommabs Out Of The Brooder

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    Just caught two of my chickens eating an egg while sitting in the box!!
     
  2. bucket3

    bucket3 Out Of The Brooder

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    This usually means your hens are calcium deficient. You can fix this by smashing up egg shells after you use them and feed it to the hens, also you can buy calcium feed. I really hope this makes them stop to many people get rid of their hens because of this problem.
     
  3. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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