Why does this happen

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by tav1, Sep 16, 2016.

  1. tav1

    tav1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just what causes this...?
     
  2. mechanic57

    mechanic57 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It is a spot where more pigment is deposited on the egg shell.
     
  3. Yep....Pigment...Lots of crazy eggs you will get .....

    Cheers
     
  4. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Looks like the shell is rougher there?
    Is shell thinner too?
    Shell gland glitch.

    Roughness can gather more pigment.
     

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