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Re: unfertilized eggs

Posted by Deborah on Mon, May 21 2012 at 01:46 PM CDT:

In Reply to: Re: unfertilized eggs posted by Karen on Sat, May 19 2012 at 01:05 PM CDT:

I'll just add that there isn't anything you can feed to prevent egg binding. Supplement calcium because making eggs uses a lot of that, but to prevent binding you have to prevent laying. If this is a one-off event I think it isn't a big deal (but all my birds are male so I haven't had this experience) but if she starts laying one clutch after another, you'll need to try to find changes in her environment that make her less likely to get into a spring mode.


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