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1st Egg!!! Woo Hoo!!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by jettgirl24, Jul 18, 2010.

  1. jettgirl24

    jettgirl24 Songster

    Feb 21, 2010
    Duvall, WA
    We came home from a trip to the cabin to find this:

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    In the nest box and everything!!! I'm almost positive it's from my BO since she started singing the egg song and doing the egg squat a week ago. One of my BRs started the egg squat today so we should have layer #2 very, very soon! SO excited [​IMG]

  2. ChickensOnBoard

    ChickensOnBoard In the Brooder

    Jul 14, 2010
    Fairbanks, AK
    Congratulations! [​IMG]
  3. urbanchicks76

    urbanchicks76 In the Brooder

    Feb 14, 2010
    congratulations!! It's a wonderful feeling. We got out first one today too!! Yippee!! [​IMG]
    Last edited: Jul 19, 2010
  4. geojane42

    geojane42 Songster

    Apr 5, 2010
    woohoo! very exciting! Did you put anything in the nesting box to encourage its use (golf balls etc)?
  5. jettgirl24

    jettgirl24 Songster

    Feb 21, 2010
    Duvall, WA
    I did, we used ping pong balls cuz they were extra cheap [​IMG]

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