Gooey eggs?

Discussion in 'Nutrition - Sponsored by Purina Poultry' started by NewChick2016, Jul 10, 2016.

  1. NewChick2016

    NewChick2016 New Egg

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    I had 2 pullets lay gooey eggs today. The shells weren't hard at all. Could this be because maybe they didn't eat enough of their layer feed?
     
  2. CaitlinM

    CaitlinM Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Did they just start laying?
     
  3. NewChick2016

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    Yes. One (or two, we can't tell) out of 5 pullets the same age had been laying for about 2 weeks and then we saw another actually lay the shell-less egg. Then we got another gooey egg the next morning and I assume it was a different pullet. This morning we found one that had half a shell, so I think it's getting better, in at least one of my girls.
     

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