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*First EGGS!!!*

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Tripp16, Sep 3, 2011.

  1. Tripp16

    Tripp16 Songster

    May 26, 2011
    North Carolina
    YAY I have been waiting sooo looong! I was only expecting ONE egg but instead I find 5!! It looked like easter in the hen house!! [​IMG]

    They were all strutting around soo proud of themselves!! Haha!!

    Will post pictures later!! [​IMG]

  2. AUChick9202

    AUChick9202 Chirping

    Apr 9, 2011
    Yay!! Congrats! I found my first nest of eggs this week too. My girls had been laying them under the nesting boxes, so I didn't see them. It wasn't until I lost one of my girls in the yard. I looked for her everywhere.....only to finally find her under the nesting boxes sitting on a nest of 5 eggs! She and another one of my girls went on to lay another egg that day. So in one day I went from no eggs to 7, so I know your excitement!!
  3. Tripp16

    Tripp16 Songster

    May 26, 2011
    North Carolina
    Quote:Yes!! You wouldnt think that we could get so excited about eggs! My Mom you wouldve thought I layed the eggs!! Haha~
  4. trunkman

    trunkman Songster

    Dec 26, 2009
    Rock Hill SC
    Congrats!! [​IMG]
  5. LT

    LT Songster

    Aug 21, 2011
    West Fork
    Quote:Wow! That's amazing! We have 9 girls, but only one is laying so far, so we are patiently waiting for the day when we open the egg doors and find more than one.
  6. Tripp16

    Tripp16 Songster

    May 26, 2011
    North Carolina
    It is a long, but rewarding wait!!

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