1st time having Emu Eggs

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by MiTexas MiniZoo, Jan 31, 2017.

  1. MiTexas MiniZoo

    MiTexas MiniZoo New Egg

    2
    0
    7
    Sep 18, 2015
    My emus just laid 4 eggs. Miss Giggles is a 1st time mom & Mr. ***** is a 1st time dad. 3 of the eggs are by each other ( 1st,3rd & 4th ) & the 2nd egg that she laid is by itself ... Do i move the 2nd egg into the nest or is it their way of saying it is not a good egg ? The 3 are under the bush ... The one by its self is out in the open.
     
    Last edited: Jan 31, 2017
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

    29,571
    17,571
    666
    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
  3. N F C

    N F C dem crazy bones Premium Member

    35,605
    13,536
    676
    Dec 12, 2013
    Wyoming
  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    25,645
    1,839
    463
    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings from Kansas and [​IMG]! Happy you joined our community! Best wishes to you and the emus! [​IMG]
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    83,396
    11,679
    816
    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Welcome to BYC. The folks on the emu thread should be able to give you good advice They are fascinating creatures. Some of the chicken folk used to have them & put up lots of videos.
     
  6. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under MiTexas MiniZoo [​IMG] Welcome!

    While I hail from the land of Emu’s, I honestly know nothing about them but do hope that you get an answer to your question and have a successful hatch.

    I also hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun. Unlike non chicken loving friends, family and colleagues, BYC’ers never tire of stories or pictures that feature our feathered and non feathered friends [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by