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Weird egg show and tell thread

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by cupman, Mar 28, 2012.

  1. cupman

    cupman Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 12, 2011
    Portland, OR
    Got a weird egg? show and tell us about it.

    I am fairly certain this came from one of my young speckled sussex birds. But I can't be positive. This is a large fowl egg, I don't own any bantam chickens. I'm guessing this is one of the first eggs she has ever laid. The quarter is for size reference.

  2. redandalusian

    redandalusian Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 3, 2011
    Thats called a wind egg pullets lay them from time to time and usually they wont have yolks but sometimes will
  3. poipollo

    poipollo Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 16, 2012
    gross, misshapen egg:


    with a wrinkly top:


    from my lakenvelder.
  4. cupman

    cupman Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 12, 2011
    Portland, OR
    I have three silver lakenvelders and they lay eggs that are long and pointy with that wrinkled top. I like yours, it sort of reminds me of a potato or something.
  5. binza1979

    binza1979 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 6, 2011
    I don't have a picture, but one of my girls lays an egg that is flat on two sides. It won't roll away if you set it on the counter. It happens every time. I'm not sure who is laying it as I have 6 birds that lay brown eggs.
  6. goldnchocolate

    goldnchocolate Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 9, 2008
    My little golden campine hen laid a "Snowman" egg. It looks big in the picture but it was really the size of an 'egg fart' as you can see in the picture using the quarter to show the size of the egg. The 3rd picture shows how the 2 sections were joined in the back of the egg.

    The little 'snowman' even came with a 'face' already on it and not only that....one of the 'eyes' looks like a sillouette (sp?) of a chicken!!! How talented is THAT?!

  7. BirdyMe

    BirdyMe Chillin' With My Peeps

    One of very many tiny eggs I've found in the coop, next to a tablespoon


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