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Chicken Leg in my egg?!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by UrbanGrower, Jan 28, 2012.

  1. UrbanGrower

    UrbanGrower Chillin' With My Peeps

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    When I first saw this:

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    I Thought I was going to get a 3 yolk egg.


    When I opened it up I got this:

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    I thought I was going to crack this egg open and have a big fat omelette, not a buffalo wing. Has anyone come across this? Does anyone have an explanation? I mean I've had meat spots and blood spots, but this is just weird.
     
  2. Highlander

    Highlander Tartan Terror

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    [​IMG] Piece of oviduct? That'd put you off your breakfast for sure!
     
  3. hippiehen

    hippiehen wastefully exuberant

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    I don't know but eeeeeeeeeeeeeeew!
     
  4. bobbieschicks

    bobbieschicks Chicken Tender

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    Ouch - I bet that hurt for her to push through. Was it hard like bone? Did you cut it open to see what's inside it? I'd have to cut it up to see if it's hard - maybe it was another partially formed egg inside the bigger egg? Whatever it is - ewwhh! That's exactly why you want to break the shells into a smaller dish BEFORE using them in the recipe.
     
  5. UrbanGrower

    UrbanGrower Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It must have hurt, it was definitely a big egg. I didn't cut it open, didn't think to (which disappoints me now), but it was hard like a bone. The outside felt like flesh, maybe skin? I don't know for sure. Besides this "thing" the egg had a yolk and a white too.
     
  6. TinaK

    TinaK Chillin' With My Peeps

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    wow... now I have certainly never found anything like THAT in an egg before! Glad you took pics!
     
  7. sparrker

    sparrker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    X2
     
  8. ThinkingChickens

    ThinkingChickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Throw it away and let's just forget that ever happened!
     
  9. ASweetHeart

    ASweetHeart Out Of The Brooder

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    Ewwwww!!!
    Ewwwwwwww!!
    Ewwwwwwwwwww!!
     
  10. TamiHunter

    TamiHunter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    All I can say is O MY!!! That is not ok!!! LOL [​IMG]
     

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