"Micro-eggs" attached to normal egg?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by KeithinWoodstock, Feb 15, 2012.

  1. KeithinWoodstock

    KeithinWoodstock Out Of The Brooder

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    This is just plain weird: retrieved an egg yesterday that has a patch on its shell made of hundreds of small spheres. They can be scraped of with some effort but are pretty tight to the shell. Anyone have experience with this?


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  2. Yay Chicks!

    Yay Chicks! Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would think calcium deposits, which are pretty normal, but those all look so round and uniform. What is their consistency?
     
  3. loopy119

    loopy119 Out Of The Brooder

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    Kinda looks like insect eggs... Maybe because the egg was cracked...? Weird.
     
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    terryg Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. KeithinWoodstock

    KeithinWoodstock Out Of The Brooder

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    Pretty much the same consistency as shell, Yay, and I did the cracking, Loopy. Thanks for the feedback all of you
     

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