VERY deformed eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Keatonsmommy, Feb 3, 2014.

  1. Keatonsmommy

    Keatonsmommy New Egg

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    One of my girls has been looking pretty sick lately (pale and lethargic). I thought maybe she could be egg-bound, so I soaked her in warm water and have kept her inside in a small pen. She's gotten her color back and seems to be acting normal, but today I saw some very, VERY creepy eggs, or what I think are eggs. They almost look like organs...soft, but firm. She has no other symptoms and seems to be fine. I'm just very worried about these eggs. This was the first time she's laid eggs like this. She is almost a year and has been a good layer. She is a RIR. I attached pics for anyone who can help (there is pine bedding on them...sorry). Thanks!

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  2. newchicks5

    newchicks5 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    it looks like she might of had some internal laying ,but she geting it out thats good if iam right ,but keep a i on her.
     
  3. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    They look like lash eggs. It's a sign of egg yolk peritonitis. (Internal laying) Unfortunately, there isn't anything you can do for her. How old is she?
     
  4. Cooper Farms

    Cooper Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Those r some crazy looking eggers. Sorry I don't have any help but keep us posted
     

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