Weird Egg (Pix)

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by rebbetzin, Feb 27, 2009.

  1. rebbetzin

    rebbetzin Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 4, 2008
    Tucson AZ
    On Tuesday, I was cleaning the coop, and saw what looked like an Orpington feather, but when I got closer to it, it was a wet, sort of limp ballon type of thing. I figured it was an odd egg. Nothing was in it, and I assumed it got broken being laid.

    Here is a photo of it.
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    sort of an eggless shell.
     
  2. the_eagle69

    the_eagle69 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    look more like a shelless egg
     
  3. dixiechick

    dixiechick Chillin' With My Peeps

    or an eggless shell?
     
  4. CK Chickadilly

    CK Chickadilly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 11, 2008
    West Michigan
    I found one of those the other day in the coop....wierd huh? [​IMG]
     
  5. charpcharp

    charpcharp Out Of The Brooder

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    rebbetzin, that looks really like the thing my youngest chick tried to lay a few months ago. It got stuck in her though and we had to pull it out ourselves (eek!). It was pretty gross! But we figured the "shell" was too soft for her to squeeze out so it's good that your girl managed to get it out! Weird, eh?!
     

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