Zombie Egg?!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by BeccaNoble, Oct 8, 2015.

  1. BeccaNoble

    BeccaNoble Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 4, 2015
    Nova Scotia, Canada
    Two days in a row, all perfectly normal egg, one very veiny looking zombie egg. Still hard, and the egg inside is perfectly fine. My chickens eat layers pellets and whatever else they dig up in their run. Thoughts?

  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Peeps are a-peeping Premium Member

    Jul 16, 2015
    central Wisconsin
    I see a lot of creepy eggs on this site. Not sure about it being a problem.
  3. barneveldrerman

    barneveldrerman Chillin' With My Peeps

    WEIRD EGG. The chicken has many different complicated parts to them. This egg came from a chicken who still has to develop or has some international complications.

    Hope this helped!
  4. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

    Nov 27, 2012
    SW Michigan
    My Coop
    How old are your birds?
    If something like this happens once....or once in a great while......it's just a glitch and nothing to worry about.
    If it happens all the time, then it needs to be investigated to find out which bird is laying them......tho there is probably nothing to be done about it.

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