Why are some of my hens laying speckled eggs?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by crabby chickens, Nov 15, 2012.

  1. crabby chickens

    crabby chickens Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 21, 2012
    Paso Robles, CA
    Our young hens having been laying for the last 2 1/2 months. All of the eggs are brown and were evenly colored until about 3 weeks ago. We are getting several speckled eggs each week. Is this a sign of something health wise or are they just pretty eggs?
  2. l-o-v-e

    l-o-v-e Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 23, 2012
    It should be fine it just means that there getting more protien this happened with my chickens and its actully good
    now if the start to shrink and become smaller and smaller then there may be a problem.

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