duccles first egg

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by artsyrobin, Sep 9, 2009.

  1. artsyrobin

    artsyrobin Artful Wings

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    my duccle banty, nimi, just laid her first egg- but it was close to the size of a first standard pullets egg, she was straining and groaning, and i had to help her get it out- is this common ? she was obviously having some problems with it, all puffed up with her eyes closed...
     
  2. tallieb

    tallieb Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats!!!
     
  3. chaoschicken

    chaoschicken Cackleberry Crazy

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    I don't have an answer for your question.

    Grats on the egg from the D'Uccle. Picture?
     
  4. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

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    Congrats!!!
     
  5. artsyrobin

    artsyrobin Artful Wings

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    ok, here are pics, hers is the lower one, the upper egg by comparison is from my Red Star, pippin, she's only been laying a couple weeks

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