Egg (subtle, so as not to attract jennspeeps)

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by roosmom, Oct 4, 2008.

  1. roosmom

    roosmom Songster

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    you know, I just read Jennspeeps post, I almost didnt put this here.........but.........evilness prevailed, he he he he he he he
    Went out to the coop today to put some more straw in on the floor and what do I find?? he he he he
    AN EGG [​IMG]
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    But seriously, I dont know if I can eat it. I really dont. I know for a fact it was laid within the last 24hrs so that isnt the issue. I just dont know.
    Jennspeeps this is for you, [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Oct 4, 2008
  2. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Yep, I kept the devil from making me post yesterday about having to give away eggs because they girls have figured out this egg laying business and we're already getting too many.
    Congrats on your first egg roosmom. Why not blow it out and have it as a keepsake.
    Sorry Jennspeeps. [​IMG]
     
  3. We're over in the other post, consoling and distracting Jenn, so while she's not looking let me say

    CONGRATULATIONS!

    and many more. [​IMG]
     
  4. roosmom

    roosmom Songster

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    Thanks Gritsar and LynnP, blowing it out is a good idea, if I can find the air for it. [​IMG]
     
  5. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap

    We have doubled our eggs since putting in lights. [​IMG]
     
  6. JennsPeeps

    JennsPeeps Rhymes with 'henn'

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    [​IMG]

    (congrats!)
     
  7. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits...

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    Quote:[​IMG]....i understand your pain jen!..mine finally started to lay this week!!...[​IMG]...[​IMG]...[​IMG]...ooh..sorry..that didnt make it worse for you did it?...heehee..[​IMG]..
     
  8. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap

    Jennspeeps, I will be the first one here with a big huge [​IMG] when you post telling us you had 9 eggs in one day.
     
  9. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Quote:Jenn, I feel so bad that I want you to know you can have all my eggs for today, tomorrow and the next day. I have two dozen in the frig. Not sure what to do with all these eggs. Wasn't planning on selling them until spring.
    (The devil is working overtime today). [​IMG]
     
  10. 77horses

    77horses ◊The Spontaneous Pullet!◊

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    Hey! we found an egg in the nest box from one of our four 6 month old pullets!(sorry Jen [​IMG]) We have 4 of them so we don't know who layed it! [​IMG] [​IMG] But it's a small brown egg. It's either from one of our Red Stars or one of our Buff orpingtons.... [​IMG] [​IMG]
     

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