which end first??

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Barnmaradotte, Aug 4, 2011.

  1. Barnmaradotte

    Barnmaradotte Chillin' With My Peeps

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    eugene
    I know I.should know this, but what end of the egg leaves the chicken first? im a dork,I know.
     
  2. chi-rn

    chi-rn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I beleive it's the wider end out first...
     
  3. ChicKat

    ChicKat Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    X2 what chi-rn said.

    Read that it travels through the system/oviduct small end first, then internally the chicken turns it around and lays large end first.
     
    Last edited: Aug 4, 2011

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