Not laying and then this...

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by outdoorgal, May 19, 2016.

  1. outdoorgal

    outdoorgal Out Of The Brooder

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    We had 3 hens that stopped laying, the weather was cold so we assumed it was to blame. 4-6 weeks after they stopped laying, 2 died within days of eachother. They had no symptoms until hours before they passed and then they were just lethargic. There was no bloody stools, odd discharges, or respiratory issue. One hen survived. A couple days after the mortalities, the remaining hen laid one very soft egg. That was about 4 weeks ago. Tonight we went out to find this. Any ideas?

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  2. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Lash egg?
     
  3. vmess

    vmess Just Hatched

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    This does not look like the lash egg we just had but it seems like the same situation can have many faces!
     

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