Possible egg eaters.........

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by crj, Aug 8, 2011.

  1. crj

    crj Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 17, 2009
    Rocky Point, NC
    I believe my hens have turned into egg eaters. I can not find a single egg in the pen or the coop. Twice I have found a broken egg in the coop and that was first thing in the morning. I've been trying to catch my birds as they are in the nest box but no luck. They have been digging a lot lately and I don't know why. I've seen dust bath areas but they seem to be looking for gold or something. I mean, they've really turned the place upside down...... not the coop but the pen bottom. Never seen them like this before. Maybe it's the heat but I don't know. Something is up. Parties late at night maybe?
  2. Wendy'sChicksRock

    Wendy'sChicksRock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 8, 2010
    Oakland county ,MI
    blow out some eggs and fill with mustard.. if someone is eating eggs you will know it !!

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