Soft egg

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by ChickenLady143, Apr 1, 2016.

  1. ChickenLady143

    ChickenLady143 Out Of The Brooder

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    This morning I found a first. A very soft egg with a separate red hard shell next to it on the poop board. The chicken laid this on the roost. I have tried to upload a photo but but for some reason it wont. Anyone have any idea whats going on?
     
  2. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Need to figure out the pic posting thing...are you on a computer or mobile device?

    A red colored hard shell?
     
  3. ChickenLady143

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    Yes red colored egg shell.
     
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    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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