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At what age does a Golden Comet begin laying?

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I have a sweet one and I'm excited to get that first teeny tiny little egg.  wee

1 chihuahua, Gizmo;  1 DD who's  19 and 1 fabulous DH.  1 Welsumer, 1 Sicilian Buttercup, 1 White Leghorn, 1 Partridge Penedesenca, 1 Rhode Island Red, 3 Easter Egger, 1 Ancona, 1 Giant Barred Cochin, and 1 Golden Sexlink,  all pullets as far as I know.

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1 chihuahua, Gizmo;  1 DD who's  19 and 1 fabulous DH.  1 Welsumer, 1 Sicilian Buttercup, 1 White Leghorn, 1 Partridge Penedesenca, 1 Rhode Island Red, 3 Easter Egger, 1 Ancona, 1 Giant Barred Cochin, and 1 Golden Sexlink,  all pullets as far as I know.

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A friend of mine has Golden comets and said most of his layed between 20 to 24 weeks.

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---> Florida Fair Schedule 2013/2014 and; FLORIDA!!!!!ALWAYS SUNNY SIDE UP!!!
Heritage Single Comb & Rose Comb Rhode Island Reds and Rose Comb Rhode Island Whites.

Member of the American Poultry Association, the Rhode Island Red Club of America, &

Central Florida Poultry Breeders Association. NPIP Certified Participant

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post #3 of 6

My Golden Comets started around 20 weeks.

5 Horses, 2 Border Collies, 1 GSD,1Tarantula, 6 Gold Comets, 3 EE's, retired and still working on the chicken coop.
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5 Horses, 2 Border Collies, 1 GSD,1Tarantula, 6 Gold Comets, 3 EE's, retired and still working on the chicken coop.
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post #4 of 6
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Awesome.  Now if only I could remember how old she is.  roll

1 chihuahua, Gizmo;  1 DD who's  19 and 1 fabulous DH.  1 Welsumer, 1 Sicilian Buttercup, 1 White Leghorn, 1 Partridge Penedesenca, 1 Rhode Island Red, 3 Easter Egger, 1 Ancona, 1 Giant Barred Cochin, and 1 Golden Sexlink,  all pullets as far as I know.

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1 chihuahua, Gizmo;  1 DD who's  19 and 1 fabulous DH.  1 Welsumer, 1 Sicilian Buttercup, 1 White Leghorn, 1 Partridge Penedesenca, 1 Rhode Island Red, 3 Easter Egger, 1 Ancona, 1 Giant Barred Cochin, and 1 Golden Sexlink,  all pullets as far as I know.

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post #5 of 6

my golden comets started laying at around 20 weeks also,I get 11/12 eggs everyday from 12 hens,,,friday I got 13 idunno

14 golden comets, , one wife,same one for 49 years,one cat,,4 acre mini-farm.love the country life,raising coturnix quail.
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14 golden comets, , one wife,same one for 49 years,one cat,,4 acre mini-farm.love the country life,raising coturnix quail.
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Isn't it funny when that happens?!  I've had it happen once too.  And actually, my first egg-laying hen laid two eggs in her first day.  We were also astounded to see that there was a faint W mark on the egg.  The hen was a wyandotte named Winn.  smile  Go figure!

1 chihuahua, Gizmo;  1 DD who's  19 and 1 fabulous DH.  1 Welsumer, 1 Sicilian Buttercup, 1 White Leghorn, 1 Partridge Penedesenca, 1 Rhode Island Red, 3 Easter Egger, 1 Ancona, 1 Giant Barred Cochin, and 1 Golden Sexlink,  all pullets as far as I know.

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1 chihuahua, Gizmo;  1 DD who's  19 and 1 fabulous DH.  1 Welsumer, 1 Sicilian Buttercup, 1 White Leghorn, 1 Partridge Penedesenca, 1 Rhode Island Red, 3 Easter Egger, 1 Ancona, 1 Giant Barred Cochin, and 1 Golden Sexlink,  all pullets as far as I know.

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