Wednesday, January 09, 2013

Chicken Parts

graphic depicting the female avian reproductive tractAs to the question...  does a chicken have a uterus? Yes, it does.
And when your chickens are all "laid-out", yes their uterus is prolapsed and hanging outside their body.
The uterus is often called the shell gland. That's where the shell forms.
The egg white really just acts like the amniotic fluid does in our own pregnancies. It 's a shock absorber.