Found this in nesting box

iowacluck

Hatching
Jul 22, 2016
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I am new here so hoping i am doing this right. We have 8 hens that are just over 1 year old, one turned very broody so we got some furtil eggs from someone and let her hatch and raise them. They are now 8 weeks old and last night we found this tiny egg in a nesting box. What do you think?
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BabyandCotton

Songster
Jun 14, 2016
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Florida
It's a egg called fart fairy or oops eggs, caused when a small foreign object enters the oviduct and is treated like a egg. They normally don't have a yolk and there is nothing to worry about. I actually got one yesterday
-Liv
 

LRH97

Songster
7 Years
Jul 29, 2013
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Welcome to BYC! I agree on fart egg as well. Happens from time to time and they're nothing to worry about. Hens can occasionally plop out some really weird looking eggs. Wavy shells, odd shapes, sometimes even shell-less eggs. As long as it's not consistent, it's more than likely a simple "oops."
 

iowacluck

Hatching
Jul 22, 2016
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So good to have people here eager to help and inform, thanks for the info face book let me down but you guys didn't. :)
 

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