Egg Without Shell

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by AngryRooster, Mar 18, 2012.

  1. AngryRooster

    AngryRooster Out Of The Brooder

    Jan 29, 2012
    What can i do if my hen is laying without a shell? She eats enough protien and oyster shells. Is there anything else they need to lay eggs with shells?
  2. Kelly G

    Kelly G It's like herding cats!

    Are you feeding a good quality layer feed?
  3. Kelly G

    Kelly G It's like herding cats!

    How old is she?
  4. chickenlovex3

    chickenlovex3 Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 25, 2012
    yardley, pa
    make sure she has plenty of food, water, and oyster shells. there are tablets you can put in her water that will give her extra nutrients. give her yogurt, scrambled eggs, corn, lettuce, broccili, ect. to help her. also make sure she has not been recently traumatized. hope this helps![​IMG]

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