Soft shell eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Morween, May 7, 2011.

  1. Morween

    Morween New Egg

    May 7, 2011
    I have 5 ex bat hens, Milly, Maud, Ruby, Betty and Ethel, two of them are laying soft shell eggs. They have grit daily with their feed, also a spare grit bowl, plus free range round the garden which is 1/3 of an acre. They have ex bat crumb to eat, plus additional soft leaf lettuce. None appear stressed....any suggestions how to improv ethe shell??
  2. Hot2Pot

    Hot2Pot Fox Hollow Rabbitry

    Feb 1, 2010
    West TN
    Crushed oyster shell, you can get it at the feed store.

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