Wrinkled eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by meekasmom, May 18, 2011.

  1. meekasmom

    meekasmom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Today one of my hes layed a very strange looking egg. The shell looks like it has wrinkles in it and is not smooth. Does this mean there is something wrong?
     
  2. wren

    wren Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It happens sometimes when the egg is held in one area of the hens system for a bit too long rather than moving forward normally.
     

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