Really odd egg(clear yolk?)

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by GockeyEgg, Apr 10, 2008.

  1. GockeyEgg

    GockeyEgg Out Of The Brooder

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    This fooky looking clear yolk came out of a weird small, skinny brown egg :eek:. I've never seen a clear yolk before, and what is all that stuff hanging out in the yolk? It is really weird. Anyone ever see anything like this before? Needless to say, we didn't eat it.

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  2. wynedot55

    wynedot55 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 28, 2007
    thats a bad yolk that needs tobe thrown away.sometimes chickens lay bad eggs.an all you can do is tgrow them away.
     
  3. theOEGBman

    theOEGBman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yuck, that would turn me off of eggs for a while! lol. I dont know what happened, but that's interesting. Obviously its a bad egg, but still very interesting.
     
  4. luvmychicknkids

    luvmychicknkids Canning Squirrel

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    Hey, maybe it would have hatched out an albino chickie???? [​IMG] That is seriously strange!!!!
     
  5. conny63malies

    conny63malies Overrun With Chickens

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    Yuck,... mhmmm did your chicken have a little fling with an alien? loks like a mini alies chick in there . [​IMG]
     
  6. GockeyEgg

    GockeyEgg Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG] Alien chickens! HA HA HA!

    It doesn't smell funky or anything. It is just so weird looking.
     
  7. mandomama

    mandomama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    is it a fertilzed egg?

    I'm voting for a albino alien roo!
     
  8. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    Oh, that's no yolk. That's just the albumen that probably formed around one of the meat spots in there thinking that the meat spots were a "yolk". Some birds do have accidents in their reproductive tracts, no worries.
     
  9. tnkinhunting

    tnkinhunting Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That is really weird - I have seen a lot of eggs - never one like that!
     
  10. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    [​IMG] WOW!! THATS just not right! [​IMG] Is the hen ok!?? wierd!
     

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