Predators: Hens’ bodies form their eggs while they sleep. If for some reason, they are startled in the night from a predator’ visit, sometimes eggs can be laid without shells.Stress: Anytime the flock is under stress such as molting, predators, excessive temperatures, change in the flock etc.
- Unable to absorb dietary calcium
- Problem with the shell gland
- Diet too high in salt
- Egg Drop Syndrome
|One of our most recent eggs without a shell.|