Definitely have 2 laying now!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by CandiceN, Jul 28, 2011.

  1. CandiceN

    CandiceN Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 30, 2011
    Yay! I've found 2 eggs per day for the past 3 days. Woohoo! One keeps laying outside the nest box, but in the same place, so I know to look there now.

    On a sad note, my poor 5 year old son dropped an egg on the way to the house today and it cracked open. He started to cry immediately, poor guy! I explained how it's not a big deal, we'll have more than enough eggs. But the poor kiddo was so upset. So we made a little egg basket out of small plastic pail he has (It will probably hold 4-5 eggs) and told him he can use that from now on. He's dropped eggs before but always in the grass so they didn't crack. I felt so bad for him [​IMG]
    Last edited: Jul 28, 2011
  2. PamB

    PamB Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 20, 2010
    Dayville, CT
    Awww..poor kid. But, great idea making the basket. [​IMG]

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by