Tiny eggs!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by chicksonline, Mar 14, 2017.

  1. chicksonline

    chicksonline Chirping

    Mar 14, 2017
    One of my hens decided to lay a tiny egg today I found it on he floor and there was yolk in it! Does anyone know why this might be? [​IMG][/IMG]

  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings from Kansas, chicksonline, and [​IMG]! Pleased you joined dour community! It's actually not totally uncommon. That and other egg abnormalities are described in this wonderful article in the Learning Center:
    Thanks for joining BYC and good luck to you! [​IMG]
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  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

    Aug 16, 2014
    Yorkshire, UK
    My Coop
    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join us here! What a cute little fairy egg you have there, I find them fascinating little things. I'm sure you will find the article link that redsoxs left for you most helpful.

    Enjoy your time here on BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
  4. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    Funny little Fairy Egg! I wouldn't be too concerned unless it happens all the time. The article link given you is really helpful in figuring out possible causes for some of the stranger eggs that show up.

    Thanks for joining us!
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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture

  6. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under chicksonline [​IMG] Welcome!

    Echo, echo, echo .. cute little fairy egg! [​IMG]

    You might want to also pop in and say hello on your local thread: https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/26/where-am-i-where-are-you ‘Find your State’s thread.

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    If you would like to share pictures and stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out [​IMG]
  7. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick

    Apr 24, 2016
    Hello, and welcome to Backyard Chickens! There is an unbelievable source of great knowledge on here and wonderful, friendly folks! I do hope you'll make yourself at home here and enjoy it as much as I have! :frow


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