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10 months 3 1/2 weeks old FIRST EGG!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by carousel, Feb 16, 2009.

  1. carousel

    carousel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    AMAZING but true, my little red leghorn! laid her first perfect little white egg today! I NEVER thought she was going to lay! She even managed to get it into one of the next boxes!
    cute white little pullet egg! Yahoo.
     
  2. allaboutdemchicks

    allaboutdemchicks Chapel Farms

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    [​IMG] That is a long time to wait on one to lay. Good girl for finding that nest box! Congratulations!!! [​IMG]
     
  3. carousel

    carousel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    AGREED I feel like I waited forever! Her hatchmates all started laying in July and August.
    she is so cute and very sweet, it was worth the wait.
     
  4. redoak

    redoak Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats, hope she doesn't take another 10 1/2 months to lay her second egg
     
  5. carousel

    carousel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I will keep you posted!
     
  6. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    Congratulations!!! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     

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