Protruding small bumps on eggs?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by 11ChickenGirl11, May 10, 2016.

  1. 11ChickenGirl11

    11ChickenGirl11 Chirping

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    I have been getting eggs like these for a while now, but this one seems pretty bad... Is this some sort of health problem for chickens or can I just leave the chickens as be for now?
    BTW, the small white bumps come off onto my fingers if I touch them for a bit, but the larger brown ones do not.

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    Thanks,
    11ChickenGirl11
     

  2. micah wotring

    micah wotring Crowing

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    WV boy here!
    I have had several eggs recently with a few of the brown bumps on them but I'm not sure what they are.

    I will be subscribing to the thread too.

    I hope somebody who knows will join in and help us.
     
  3. Eggsoteric

    Eggsoteric Songster

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  4. micah wotring

    micah wotring Crowing

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    WV boy here!
    Thank you Eggsoteric
     

  5. wyatt015

    wyatt015 In the Brooder

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    Calcium deposit build up
     

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