Dominiques and Rhode Island Reds egg color

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by De, Jun 10, 2009.

  1. De

    De Songster

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    Why is my Dom. and RIR eggs color have lighted up?
    It is amost pink...
     
  2. jprinc44

    jprinc44 In the Brooder

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    I have read that as a chicken gets ready to molt, their egg shell colors get lighter. Could have something to do with the enzymes in their little bodies changing?
    HTH Janet
     
    Last edited: Jun 10, 2009
  3. Mine too. It happens.
     

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