serema hen lays eggs with holes?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by zebserema, Aug 24, 2011.

  1. zebserema

    zebserema Chillin' With My Peeps

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    my dear little serema hen joeline lays eggs with 2 holes that are not completley through the shell but it looks like veins she is being fed laying mash and chicken scratch feed and is free range what can I feed her and also she will not use the nesting box please help thanks.....
     
  2. cat1994

    cat1994 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 12, 2010
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    Sounds like she needs more calcium
     
  3. zebserema

    zebserema Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have been feeding her oyster shell and egg shells but it doesn't seem to be helping
     
  4. zebserema

    zebserema Chillin' With My Peeps

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    anyone else?
     
  5. JodyJo

    JodyJo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    how old is she? how long has she been laying...give her a little time and see if the eggs improve.
     
  6. zebserema

    zebserema Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i dont know how old she is or how long she has been laying I bought her from a man and he didnt say much about it she looks pretty young but when we got her her eggs were fine now they are not?
     

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