*Warning gross picture* Help! What is this?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Little yellow farmhouse, Sep 22, 2018.

  1. Little yellow farmhouse

    Little yellow farmhouse Chirping

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    My hen has been acting off for the last 4 days. She is 6 months and has never layed a normal egg just soft/no shell every other day. She has oyster shell and is on a crushed calcium supplement. I gave her a Epsom salt bath yesterday and it did nothing. I gave her another one and THIS CAME OUT! Is this a lash egg? What do i do now??
     

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  2. Brahma Chicken5000

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  3. granny hatchet

    granny hatchet Tastes like chicken

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    What kind of hen is she ?
     
  4. Little yellow farmhouse

    Little yellow farmhouse Chirping

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    A golden comet
     
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  5. KikisGirls

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    Oh my, I haven't see something like this yet.
    I do not think it is a lash egg though.
    Can you cut it in half and get another photo?
     
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  6. KikisGirls

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    This white thing here:
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    Can you get a close up picture of that piece too?
     
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  7. granny hatchet

    granny hatchet Tastes like chicken

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    How is she acting now and your sure on the age ?
     
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  9. Little yellow farmhouse

    Little yellow farmhouse Chirping

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    I tried to cut it, and it was like a think membrane of a soft shell egg. Not much inside.
     
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