One of the eggs smaller than others under broody hen

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Sabrina24, Jun 13, 2016.

  1. Sabrina24

    Sabrina24 Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 27, 2015
    This is our first time hatching eggs, we have always gotten hens when they are 4-6 months old. Our hen went broody friday and now has 6 eggs under her, 3 from saturday, 2 from sunday and 1 from this AM. We wanted 6 and hopefully 2 of them from our EE so this is perfect for us. But when I looked at them this AM when she got up to eat I noticed one was a little smaller than the others? Will they usually incubate/hatch ok still or should I switch it out with a more normal sized one laid this AM? Thanks for any info!
  2. Choco Maran

    Choco Maran Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 25, 2009
    Ribera New Mexico
    The smaller egg will be just fine

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