What a day

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by esm, Nov 9, 2011.

  1. esm

    esm New Egg

    7
    0
    7
    Nov 8, 2011
    So here is my topic from yesterday.
    .https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=595748


    And today.. I find an egg covered in blood! And a hen with a bloody rear??
    What is this.. Was she egg bound and it came out?? Is this something else?? Help

    New to chickens ( obviously ) and new to the forumm

    Thanks!!
     
  2. satay

    satay oz-e-chick

    7,312
    767
    361
    Sep 2, 2008
    Esk Qld Australia
    Is she a new layer? Some times you will find that with a new layer a bit of blood on her or the egg. Usually will sort it's self out with no problems to the hen.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by