Egg Squat

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by real_redhead, Sep 1, 2011.

  1. real_redhead

    real_redhead Chillin' With My Peeps

    670
    6
    113
    Jun 6, 2011
    Roanoke, VA
    Once they start doing the "egg squat" is there anytime frame on how much longer before they start laying?
     
  2. LilyD

    LilyD Chillin' With My Peeps

    2,140
    63
    203
    Jan 24, 2011
    Bristol, VT
    Mine squatted a week before they laid for the first time. [​IMG]
     
  3. cravenchx

    cravenchx Chillin' With My Peeps

    1,869
    12
    143
    Aug 7, 2011
    Piedmont of NC
    [​IMG] We better get busy on the nest boxes!
     
  4. The Red Rooster

    The Red Rooster Poultry Observer

    My 3 month old chick did the egg squat.
     
  5. real_redhead

    real_redhead Chillin' With My Peeps

    670
    6
    113
    Jun 6, 2011
    Roanoke, VA
    YEA...hopefully they will start laying soon!! I have 1 EE who is laying and everytime I get an egg I show it to the other girls and tell them "this is what you should be doing too!" I can't wait for them all the be laying!
     
  6. taprock

    taprock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:x2
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by