Poor girl!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Chick1043, Dec 16, 2011.

  1. Chick1043

    Chick1043 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 5, 2011
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    Woohoo!!! My 36 week old dark brahma bantam FINALLY laid her first egg!!! But when I got it there was blood on it! ): Poor girl! There was about a quarter worth!
     
  2. abbey808

    abbey808 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congratulations on her first egg!!! [​IMG]
     
  3. RedIII

    RedIII Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ouch! I've seen eggs before with a little bit of blood streaking, like the hen was having a rough time when they popped out. I can't remember what causes it..........anyone else know? [​IMG]

    PS - Congrats on the egg!
     
    Last edited: Dec 16, 2011
  4. Blubirdz

    Blubirdz Out Of The Brooder

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    one of my EE's had some blood her first egg but none on any after that.
     
  5. Lindz

    Lindz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have gotten a few from all my new layers that had some blood on it. I think its normal.
     

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