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First egg

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Capvin, Jul 27, 2011.

  1. Capvin

    Capvin Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We have six red sex links and that are almost 18 weeks old. One of them gave us a first, really nice, egg. The picture attached is next to a store bought extra large egg. We just opened up the nesting boxes three days ago a put wooden eggs in each nest. This first egg was right in the middle of one of the nest boxes. I really have very smart chickens.


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  2. Chick1043

    Chick1043 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 5, 2011
    Idaho
    I'm waiting for my first egg!! Eagerly!!
     
  3. ChicKat

    ChicKat Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Beautiful egg--- you DO have smart chickens! Congratulations.
     
  4. Montana cluckers

    Montana cluckers Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG]:ya We got our first egg from our new batch of pullets yesterday! [​IMG] Our little golden laced bantam was sitting in one of the nest boxes and I laughed at her; alas! the laugh was on me! later I discovered a tiny little egg where she had been sitting! it's so cute beside the huge BO eggs! [​IMG]
     
  5. Brookiesflock

    Brookiesflock Out Of The Brooder

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    waiting for our frist, I check everyday in hopes of a egg,
     
  6. Montana cluckers

    Montana cluckers Out Of The Brooder

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    It's so egg-citing to find the first egg! almost like Christmas![​IMG]
     

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