Weird-shaped egg!!!!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by skeeter9, Dec 23, 2007.

  1. skeeter9

    skeeter9 Songster

    Our SLW is finally finished with a very heavy molt and is starting to lay again. This is one of her first eggs since the molt - note that it is not symetrical at all!!

  2. Fancy Feather Poultry

    Fancy Feather Poultry Cooped Up

    May 30, 2007
    I have received hatching eggs that looked like that before, nothing really strange about it.
  3. countyroad1330

    countyroad1330 Thunder Snow 2009!

    Oct 15, 2007
    Ha! That's kinda funny looking. Up close like that it could be mistaken for a UFO. [​IMG] If you aren't already, you could try giving your hen some of the oyster shell supplement. I hear that unusual shapes and colors sometimes means they need a little extra something in their diet.

    One of my neighbor's hens would randomly lay giant eggs. This past summer 4 out of 20 were huge! But they never hatched.

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