first time with chickens. help with "rubber" eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by julielaur, Sep 7, 2014.

  1. julielaur

    julielaur Hatching

    Sep 7, 2014
    Novato California
    Hi, we have 6 wonderful 7 mo old hens. All are laying. One however lays either really early or in the middle of the night. When we open the coop just about everyday we have a runny rubber egg from one of them. I feed them their crumbled shells in a small amount if greek yogurt and also have oystershells out. Do I have a defective chicken ?
    Thoughts would be appreciated from this "green" chicken owner.
  2. Judy

    Judy Crowing

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia

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