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Egg Eater is persistent

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by 19marvinn, Jan 19, 2016.

  1. 19marvinn

    19marvinn Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 1, 2015
    Lately my egg production has gone from 7 a day to around 5. My culprit was an egg eater. I know for sure 1 eats them but I may have 2. I have tried the golfballs, mustard egg, just about everything i have found online. I am at my breaking point with this issue. I dont want to cull her and I have nobody that will take her. Any ideas/suggestions are appreciated.
  2. Hholly

    Hholly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 3, 2015
    Amo, IN
    Maybe try separating her for a few days with a high protein diet. It might take her mind off the eggs. You can also buy or build roll-away nesting boxes. Good luck!
  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

    Nov 27, 2012
    SW Michigan
    My Coop
    What are you feeding?

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