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Pooping while laying?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mrsmaonaigh, Oct 14, 2010.

  1. mrsmaonaigh

    mrsmaonaigh Chirping

    Sep 2, 2010
    SE Georgia
    I didn't think chickens usually poo'd in the next boxes. I went out to check the box after I heard the egg song and the new egg was covered in fresh poo. Yuck. Is this going to be an issue?

  2. peartreehens

    peartreehens In the Brooder

    May 10, 2013
    my BSL has laid 3 eggs so far, and the last two have had this problem! What to do???

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