Eggs?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by dtown2002, Sep 9, 2016.

  1. dtown2002

    dtown2002 Out Of The Brooder

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    When will my 3 18 week old chickens start laying eggs?
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Let It Snow Premium Member

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    What breeds? Most start from 4-10 months depending on breeds.
     
  3. chickluvinfreak

    chickluvinfreak Chillin' With My Peeps

    What breed(s) are they? It really depends on the individual but usually around 4-5 months old. Sometimes older, sometimes younger. All the pullets I've had normally lay at 5 months old.
     
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  4. dtown2002

    dtown2002 Out Of The Brooder

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    A BO, A Ancona, and a Black Australorp.
     
  5. dtown2002

    dtown2002 Out Of The Brooder

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    Please reply
     
  6. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Let It Snow Premium Member

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    Ancona should be around 4 months with the Australorp and Orpington at about 5 months. So look to your Ancona, she should get a large red comb, than become talkative and potentially squat for you.
     
  7. chickluvinfreak

    chickluvinfreak Chillin' With My Peeps

    :goodpost:
     
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  8. dtown2002

    dtown2002 Out Of The Brooder

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    Its still pink but my Australorp and my BO chickens waddles and crow are very red!
     
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  10. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Let It Snow Premium Member

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    I've given you an estimated time they should start, I can't actually tell you when they will start, you will just have to be patient.
     

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