First egg!!!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by whittychick, Aug 8, 2013.

  1. whittychick

    whittychick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My girls are laying finally!!!! But their eggs were broken and small? Is this normal?
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    The small is understandable - they are still small hens. But the broken eggs....Are you giving them a layer feed? And have you provided oyster shell?
     
  3. whittychick

    whittychick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No oyster shell yet! I will do that ASAP! Thanks :)
     
  4. whittychick

    whittychick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Woke up this morning and checked on the hens and this is what I found!!! [​IMG]
     
  5. Gramma5

    Gramma5 Out Of The Brooder

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    I got my first egg today too. I also wasn't expecting them to be so small, but it makes sense. They aren't full grown hens yet.
     
  6. whittychick

    whittychick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yea that's true! So exciting tho!
     

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