smallest egg I have ever gotten ( PIC's ADDED )

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by al6517, Jan 29, 2009.

  1. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

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    I have seen folks post pic's of their tiny eggs before, but this one I got during today's collection. I thought wow that's neat, it was just so small I had to show you folks. I do have some young standard NHR's that are just starting to lay, so one of them is must be the culprit.

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    Last edited: Jan 29, 2009
  2. DouglasPeeps

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    I love getting those small eggs. We got quite a few of them when our hens started to lay last summer. Some of them had a yolk in them and some didn't.
     
  3. CTChickenMom

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    Imagine having a breed of chickens that laid eggs with no yolks. [​IMG] Wouldn't that make eggs...fat free?
     
  4. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast

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    Don't know if it would make them completely fat free, but there would be a market for them! No doubt... Tiny little egg. cute.
     
  5. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

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    Quote:Mahonri :

    By the way nice avatar change, you picked a good one. why Cosmo??

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  6. CathyB

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    I get them on occasion! I love cracking them open and seeing the little bitty yolk in there!![​IMG]
     

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