First Eggs!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by SoTXChickenFarmer13, Jul 14, 2011.

  1. SoTXChickenFarmer13

    SoTXChickenFarmer13 Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 5, 2011
    Corpus Christi
    Both by girls are laying now!!! [​IMG]
    I've been getting peewee eggs from Hazel, my RIR, for the last 2 weeks (she's only about 5-6 months, I hope they get bigger as she does) but nothing from Petunia my Astrolorp. But today there were 2 eggs in the coop. One in the nest where Hazel has been laying and a slightly larger one on the poop screen under the perch.

    Does the golf ball trick really work?
  2. ChicKat

    ChicKat Chicken Obsessed Premium Member


    Those first eggs are really exciting.

    From what I hear, the first egg can take a pullet by surprise. Give her/them a little time and they will figure it out and the golf balls will probably help.
  3. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

    Jul 9, 2009
    Northern CA
    My Coop
    Congrats! Give her a week and she'll lay where the other girl is laying.
  4. Ruth Ann

    Ruth Ann Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 13, 2010
    South Carolina
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    Love getting eggs!

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