end of egg has what looks like a wet area is it safe to eat?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by bj taylor, Feb 3, 2013.

  1. bj taylor

    bj taylor Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 28, 2011
    North Central Texas
    hi everyone; i occasionally get eggs that have a wet looking area on one end. no more than the size of a pencil eraser end. i've been kinda concerned about this area being unusally porous & having contaminants in the egg. what do you think?
    thanks for any input.
  2. tadpole98

    tadpole98 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2012
    WHen you pick the egg up, is the wet on the downside? it might not have dried off from when the hen laid it. you can always tell if its too porous. :)

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