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Rhode Island Reds laying whiteish eggs or pink eggs.

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by chickenteen, Dec 29, 2010.

  1. chickenteen

    chickenteen In the Brooder

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    Hello my RIR's have started laying pink or pale-whiteish eggs only one still lays brown eggs.
     

  2. outdoorzgirl

    outdoorzgirl In the Brooder

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    I have 3 laying RIR and only one lays a darker brown egg. The other 2 are laying very light brown eggs. They almost have a pinkish tone to them in certain lighting.
     
  3. chickenteen

    chickenteen In the Brooder

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    mine are laying realy white eggs not as light as the leghorns but close.
     
  4. Unclebean

    Unclebean Rest in Peace 1977-2013

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    My RIR hens lay a pinkish egg too.
     
  5. DLS

    DLS Songster

    Mine did that. pink eggs then kind of Tan colored All RIR,s . They went on a molt & stopped laying. . There legs turned back to yellow or orange from white. Then when they Started laying again BROWN SHELLS RETURNED
     
  6. AJ666

    AJ666 Songster

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    Mine lays a pinkinsh color too! I thought I was crazy!
     
  7. Petej

    Petej Songster

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    I get pinkish eggs every once in a while from our RIR's. I consider it normal as long as it does last too long....
     

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