chicken laying something other than egg

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Geo1, Apr 1, 2015.

  1. Geo1

    Geo1 New Egg

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    I have a hen who is laying what looks like balls of fat

    and no egg any Ideas what this is?
     
  2. enola

    enola Overrun With Chickens

    Pictures?
     
  3. Geo1

    Geo1 New Egg

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    No
     
  4. Honora

    Honora Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Could be a soft-shelled egg, you should post again in the Egglaying forum. Welcome to BYC!
     
  5. Geo1

    Geo1 New Egg

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    The first time I found it It looked like a long piece of fat and today just a small ball of fat
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Does is look like an egg white without a shell? I can't picture it, I'm sorry.
     
  7. SHemphill

    SHemphill Out Of The Brooder

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    I have heard of chickens laying shell-less eggs. I could imagine them looking pretty funky.
     
  8. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    Hi there :)

    If you search 'Lash Egg' on the internet; does it looking anything like that?
     
  9. Honora

    Honora Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Did your hen just start laying? Sometimes they lay weird stuff when they are just starting out.
     

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