Another monster egg

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by jubylives, Oct 23, 2007.

  1. jubylives

    jubylives Songster

    Mar 23, 2007
    Central Iowa
    My Buff layed another monster egg. It's been a while since I've gotten one of these. I was wondering why there was all of that comotion in the coop earlier ans she was clucking real weird.


  2. cheeptrick

    cheeptrick Songster

    May 1, 2007
    New Hampshire
    I get one of these monster eggs from one of my EE's every 2-3 days. She HOLDS onto that sucker until I put her in the coop after she pecks at my sliding glass door! I think she is telling me she's got this monster EGG and doesn't know where to put it. POOR thing...I've been giving her extra olive oil. [​IMG]
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    We all seem to be having this rash of super-duper-jumbo eggs around here! Amazing the poor girls do this every day, isn't it?
  4. EggCentric

    EggCentric Songster

    Sep 14, 2007
    Ball Ground, Ga
    My RIR hen was laying some monster eggs, but now she is laying normal sized ones again.
  5. aran

    aran Songster

    Apr 28, 2007
    rochester ny
    we have 3 production reds and 1 sex link who are producing monster eggs daily now...our buff orps are not old enough yet...probably another 3-4 weeks i think.

    man do chickens rock or what?!!?!?!
  6. Poison Ivy

    Poison Ivy Songster

    May 2, 2007
    Naples, Florida
    One of the girls left me one yesterday too. [​IMG]
  7. OHChick

    OHChick Songster

    May 8, 2007
    i found a monster egg yesterday also, this was my first one. its easily 2x the size of the usual pullet eggs. the egg carton won't even close all the way. [​IMG] obviously Tuesday is giant egg day. [​IMG]
  8. WindyOaksYokes

    WindyOaksYokes Songster

    Jul 17, 2007
    Central Virginia
    obviously Tuesday is giant egg day.

    [​IMG] [​IMG] I agree with that!!! I got a couple yesterday myself​
  9. texaschickmama

    texaschickmama Songster

    Sep 19, 2007
    Poolville, TX
    I would cluck pretty wierd if I had one of those too. [​IMG]
    That's a beauty. [​IMG]

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