Weird looking eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by seryn, Apr 29, 2017.

  1. seryn

    seryn New Egg

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    These 2 eggs came from 2 different chickens today, we have t had anything like it before. We do have one broody hen who is incubating some fertile eggs atm. Could that be causing stress to the others causing weird eggs? Thanks for your help! [​IMG]
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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  3. seryn

    seryn New Egg

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    Hehe I was just reading that! I was thinking it was the number 4 cracked and mended egg. [​IMG] So stress related
     
  4. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Bottom egg in is a 'slab sided'.
    Top one just a shelling glitch.....could be stress or just a one off.
     
  5. seryn

    seryn New Egg

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    Today we got two perfectly good eggs and now this.... something must be going on. Should I worry yet? Or maybe they just had a bad day?
     
  6. Hybridchucks

    Hybridchucks Flock Master

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    [​IMG]The darker one, i get almost daily!
     
  7. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Bet that came form the one who laid the slab sided.
    I wouldn't worry too much, there's not much you can do about it anyway...just keep them as healthy as you can with a good balanced feed and space.
    Did it come from this girl? https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1158112/chicken-newbie-bloody-eggs-and-vent#post_18186011
    Sounds like you bought some older hens a couple months ago?
     
  8. Sweetman

    Sweetman Just Hatched

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    I got 2 weird ones recently too.....i think calcium deposits??? The same hen Jupiter a FBCM 20170908_164415.jpg
     

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