Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Mother of All, Jul 28, 2010.

  1. Mother of All

    Mother of All Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 3, 2010
    How big are the ameraucanas eggs? I have four that started laying about 3 weeks ago but the eggs are not getting any bigger then the first ones layed. I also have 2 RIR about the same age and their eggs are about a normal size now.
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Mine lay large ones to extra large now, but they were small to medium for awhile. I think it took a few months to really increase in size substantially. I'm not sure it's a breed thing, though.
  3. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

    Jul 9, 2009
    Northern CA
    My Coop
    My first Ameraucana started laying at the end of June but it took until July 13th for all 4 to start laying. I get one that's larger every once in awhile, but generally they are still on the small side.

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