Weird shell less eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Justicedog, Oct 4, 2012.

  1. Justicedog

    Justicedog Out Of The Brooder

    May 2, 2012
    Tonight I found a shell less rubbery egg in the coop. It was under neath where my araucana was roosting. She's my crooked beak and so far as I know, she's not laying yet. I understand that the first egg may be without a shell or there may be an issue of not getting enough calcium. I was prepared for that. But when I got this egg in the light after I scooped it, it seems to have been two eggs, with no shells, but one was broken.


    Do I have to be neurotic and worry that the second egg broke inside the chicken and will cause a horrible death or is this just something that can happen?
  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia
    As you indicated, odd things happen more often when they begin to lay, often for a month or so. You know what the need, so just continue to care for them, and hope for the best! Good luck.

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