WHAT is this IN my eggs?!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mlecreason, Aug 11, 2016.

  1. mlecreason

    mlecreason Out Of The Brooder

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    The egg shells were clear of debris, but when I cracked them open, these 2 eggs had these things in them... What are they?!

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  2. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls BYC Fan Premium Member Project Manager

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    Hmmm....no idea!
     
  3. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    They could be blood spots caused by rupture blood vessels. Flighty birds are prone to them.
     
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  4. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Looks like more than a blood/meat spot.....looks like piece of tissue on the left, can't really see what's on the right might be blood/meat spot.
    This can happen sometimes, a piece of tissue sloughs off and gets encase with the yolk.
    As long as it doesn't happen a lot, I'd not worry about it....
    ....tho finding funky in an egg will have you breaking them into a separate dish(instead of into pan or recipe) for quite awhile.
     
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