tiny eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by MissEula, Jul 15, 2010.

  1. MissEula

    MissEula New Egg

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    Hi, I have 18 barred rock hens, and sometimes when I collect eggs there is a very small egg about the size of the end of my thumb. can anyone tell me why?
     
  2. Wynette

    Wynette Moderator Staff Member

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    It's called a wind egg; that happens somethings when they are just beginning to lay. Nothing to worry about.
     

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