Buddy is a daddy!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Blisschick, Dec 7, 2007.

  1. Blisschick

    Blisschick not rusty

    Feb 20, 2007
    Shepherd, Texas
    Well, sort of...one of his girls laid her first egg yesterday, and I found it in the coop this morning. Buddy is my pet OEGB that I've had for nearly three years. He hasn't had any wimmen until recently, and I wasn't sure how old they were. Unfortunately, the egg was cracked, but at least now I know he'll be makin' babies!

    I was kind of surprised at the size of it though...these pullets are pretty small, and the egg was much bigger than I expected![​IMG]
     
  2. texaschickmama

    texaschickmama Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 19, 2007
    Poolville, TX
    OUCH..... [​IMG]
     
  3. Blisschick

    Blisschick not rusty

    Feb 20, 2007
    Shepherd, Texas
    Here's the egg compared to a bantam frizzle Cochin. It may look small, but if you know how small a OEGB is, yep, it pretty much looks like it wasn't comfortable to lay it.

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