Eggs being pecked???

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by ttfoster, Oct 19, 2010.

  1. ttfoster

    ttfoster Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 27, 2010
    Hi There!
    I have to girls, one is laying and one is not. For the last days that I have gotten an egg they have had one single hole. She lays in the morning to the after noon, so I guess I have not been quick enough to get the egg out?? She is not laying in the box always on the ground. Do you think the golf ball thing would help?? Not sure who is doing it. If they are doing it to eat it, I would think it would be cracked all the way open.

    Thank you for your help!
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    I could be that there is not enough Calcium in their diet and the egg breaks when it's laid.

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