Rat in coop~Should I clean eggs?

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by margaritamama, Feb 13, 2012.

  1. margaritamama

    margaritamama New Egg

    Mar 27, 2011
    Well we have our first rat and I haven't managed to catch it yet. I have never cleaned my eggs just brushed them off and put them in the fridge. I am totally grossed out by the thought of the rat in the coop and that it could potentially touch my eggs!! Should I start cleaning the eggs. It seems like such a process to clean eggs. Any thoughts or info would be appreciated! Thanks!

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