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Werid Egg

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by MTopPA_18707, Mar 22, 2012.

  1. MTopPA_18707

    MTopPA_18707 Songster

    One of my Black Austrialorps ( 1 year old ) is laying the weridest eggs.

    Here's what the egg look like:

    They are flat'ish on two sides . . . and very large on one end - the other end quickly tapers to a point.
    The shell breaks easily and it also has several odd wrinkles in it.
    The birds have access to calcium chips.

    • Any ideas what is causing this ?
    • Can I do anything to fix it ?

    Ty,

    Kevin
     
    Last edited: Mar 22, 2012

  2. Den in Penn

    Den in Penn Songster

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    First guess stress. Something changed for her. Parasite, disease, flock dynamics. She may just Iron out the wrinkles herself in time. [​IMG]
     

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