Some of the first eggs from my RIR, notice the double color lol

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Bock_Bock, Jan 28, 2010.

  1. Bock_Bock

    Bock_Bock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 13, 2008
    Hayward, Ca
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  2. doubled

    doubled Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nov 3, 2009
    Madrid, New Mexico
    i had some interesting brown spots today
     
  3. jeslewmazer

    jeslewmazer Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 24, 2009
    Mississippi
    My Sexlinks will lay eggs with white spots or what I call a white overcoat ( [​IMG] it makes the eggs have a purple sheen in the right light). I think it is just extra calcium, not like the typical calcium deposits that can leave a hole in the shell when scratched off. And some do have the darker spots too which I think are just extra color deposits. I don't mind the diversity in my eggs I actually like the imperfections.
     
  4. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    Occasionally I will get some eggs like that too! [​IMG]
     

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