vanishing eggs

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by tuesdays chicks, May 23, 2011.

  1. tuesdays chicks

    tuesdays chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 26, 2010
    stuart florida
    I"ve been thinking something has been sneaking away with the smaller bantam eggs or eating them when we're not looking or that maybe I have an egg eater, but yesterday Dh collected 3 eggs locked the girls up left the eggs sitting on a chair to go do something else and forgot abut the eggs, he went back to collect them later and all were gone except part of 1. it was still daylight. would crows steal the eggs? squirrels?
  2. jackson8

    jackson8 Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 20, 2011
    Good luck finding the egg thief.

    Maybe put a video cam inside or outside the coop to be sure of it. I would say the crows would like eggs aswell.

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