Chicken laid egg while walking!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by AllyB71, May 31, 2016.

  1. AllyB71

    AllyB71 New Egg

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    Today one of our chickens just walked past me and popped out an egg while walking.
    She then just kept walking like nothing happened.
    None of them have ever done this before, and they all know where to lay.
    Any ideas as to why she may have done this?? :confused:
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    I have found the occasional egg in the garden before. My theory was it was from a new layer, but since i did not observe the culprit, i will never know.

    CT
     
  3. dindonuffin

    dindonuffin Out Of The Brooder

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    I have no idea why the hen would do that, but I find that to be very funny!!!! [​IMG]
     
  4. ChickenLover200

    ChickenLover200 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'll be in the barn!
    Perhaps she was chased from her nesting area by another hen and couldn't find anywhere else to nest before she accident lot laid it. I've had this happen with my chickens
     
  5. AllyB71

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    Thanks guys. I did find it a bit funny, but a bit peculiar at the same time. We do have a couple of bullies so maybe she was chased out. When ya gotta go, Ya gotta go I guess[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  6. memphis

    memphis Overrun With Chickens

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    I have a turkey hen that does that occasionally. :rolleyes:
     

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