Odd shaped egg

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Chicken Egg 17, Mar 6, 2016.

  1. Chicken Egg 17

    Chicken Egg 17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello my sisters Easter egger hen just started laying again for spring and this morning she started laying again and she laid this really long odd shaped egg is this normal for a hen to do this sometimes when they start picking back up and getting back into a laying cycle thanks
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Let It Snow Premium Member

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    Some of mine lay torpedo shaped eggs, most will thicken up as things stretch out on the hen, and some just lay theirs in that shape.
     
  3. Chicken Egg 17

    Chicken Egg 17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well it's like an inch round and three inches long I just didn't want her going egg bound if she keeps this up
     
  4. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Did it have a hard thick shell?
    Post a pic with a quarter next to egg for scale.
     
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    Chicken Egg 17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok
     

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