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Strange spots in hard boiled egg?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by ksbmom, Feb 28, 2009.

  1. ksbmom

    ksbmom Out Of The Brooder

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    I hard boiled some eggs today, including one from one of my RIRs - it was much smaller than usual, which she does sometimes. When I peeled this egg, it had several areas that were gray and stringy looking. What was it? I threw it out, but wonder if it might mean this hen is getting sick. Any ideas? Thanks!
     

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