Very tiny egg...

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by cmom, Feb 13, 2013.

  1. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    Tonight when I went to collect eggs I had two fart eggs in the same nest box. One is very tiny, the tiniest I have ever seen. Here is a picture with a dime.


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  2. Johnn

    Johnn Overrun With Chickens

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    Just wind eggs i think they are called. Ive had loads :)
     
  3. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    I have had a lot of fart (wind) eggs over the years too, but never as tiny as the one I found yesterday. The other egg in the picture is a regular size fart (wind) egg, the size that I usually find. Here a few pictures of some of the fart (wind) eggs I have collected in the past. Click on any image to make it larger.

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    Eggs next to a quarter

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    With a dime

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    Usual size fart (wind) egg

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    One had a tiny yolk inside


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  4. howfunkyisurchicken

    howfunkyisurchicken Overrun With Chickens

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    I have one the size of a jelly bean. Its been in my fridge for months, I just don't have the heart to crack it, its too cute :oops:
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  5. Too Fast

    Too Fast Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Those are some dang small eggs!
     
  6. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    That is a good analogy. That is exactly the size, like a jelly bean... [​IMG]
     
  7. what did I do

    what did I do Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Great fairy eggs
     
  8. TweetyNPetey

    TweetyNPetey Chillin' With My Peeps

    Wow. Really...Really... Really tiny eggs! LOL.
     
  9. veggieman

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    One of our Banties just produced a delightful fairy egg - she spent a long time painting it, the colour is so intense. The strange thing is that she produced a normal sized egg the previous day (both green eggs in the box are hers)

    These girls never cease to fascinate me!
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  10. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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