So, I was looking online about when our girls might start laying then,I go out to put them in their coop, and what do I see on the ground under their coop in the dirt a EGG yes in the dirt and not in their beautiful fluffy laying boxes, crazy girls, cant complain there are laying and doing their job. 5 months old, too. We have a white sussex our big mamma swan of the flock, a red sussex elvira who is the evil one, 3 sweet golden stars and a easter egg she is sweet goes where every you are. well happy to be here and read all your wild chicken stories! happy egg hunting!