some one got mixed up

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by old geezer, Oct 6, 2010.

  1. old geezer

    old geezer Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 2, 2010
    cambridge , ny
    [​IMG] ....went out this afternoon to check the egg boxes and give the girls some sliced grapes ,''[​IMG]''''' when i opened the run door , i saw a egg in a nest on the straw floor ...[​IMG].....{{{ i use the straw litter run system as my run is completely covered with a metal roof }}} that side of the run has 3 nest boxes , 2 of which had 1 egg each---is this just a normal quirk , or should i get away from the straw run before i develop a problem , especially now that winter is not too far away....[​IMG]......any advise , input to this novice would be really appreceiated ...[​IMG]
  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia
    I doubt the straw caused a problem. I'd just wait and see if it recurred. Maybe a hen just got in a hurry.

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