Thick, soft, lumpy casing containing empty eggshell?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by hiccup87, Oct 21, 2013.

  1. hiccup87

    hiccup87 Hatching

    Oct 21, 2013
    I've worked with layers for 5 years both commercially and on the backyard scale. I have never seen anything like this. I'm just curious if anyone else has. First two pictures are of the deposit, in tact. The following pictures are of what the deposit looked like upon cutting it open. The inside also contained a milky pinkish fluid. Has any one seen anything like this before?




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