Got my first egg last night

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by jtr, Aug 16, 2011.

  1. jtr

    jtr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My 18 week and 6day old rir finally came through and laid me an egg. its weird she is the smallest bodied yet looks the most mature and laid the first egg
     
  2. Ruth Ann

    Ruth Ann Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

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    GREAT! Isn't that awesome finding that first egg? If it's a little small, don't worry, the size will increase with time.

    Congrats,
    Sharon
     
  4. chefchick

    chefchick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congratulations! I am still waiting ....[​IMG]
     
  5. MamiPollo

    MamiPollo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congratulations! So exciting!
     
  6. jtr

    jtr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yeah it was small but i just eat it and it was so much better than store bought~!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  7. jtr

    jtr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yeah it was small but i just eat it and it was so much better than store bought~!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  8. savingpurple

    savingpurple Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congratulations.....it's still fun after a month or so....Enjoy !!
     
  9. top of the hill

    top of the hill Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats! I still have a few weeks, I check everyday hoping that maybe one of them will surprise me! [​IMG]
     
  10. Nicole01

    Nicole01 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] I got my first egg yesterday. Congrats.
     

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