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Got my first egg today after almost going on 10 months of having chickens that hadn't started laying

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by amillecay, Jan 19, 2012.

  1. amillecay

    amillecay Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 29, 2011
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    How many eggs did you get today?
     
    Last edited: Jan 19, 2012
  2. byudawn

    byudawn Out Of The Brooder

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    Yay! Congrats! :) You are patient!
     
  3. amillecay

    amillecay Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 29, 2011
    Thanks! i know I was just on the verge of going crazy though lol :)
     
  4. nakstk

    nakstk Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] I loved that first egg feeling. this was our first year having chickens. We got them July 16th they were only a few days old and they started laying on Dec 17th. It seemed like it took for ever I couldn't imagine a 10 month wait, you were very patient indeed!
     
  5. amillecay

    amillecay Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 29, 2011
    yeah it was hard that's for sure I got mine about a month before you did I had chickes before now but they were all pretty much laying when I got them so this was great!! :)
     
  6. lorain's fids

    lorain's fids Chillin' With My Peeps

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    YEAH!!!!!
     
  7. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    Congrats! [​IMG]
     
  8. bleith

    bleith Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I guess I shouldn't complain about my 8 month EE that still hasn't laid. Congrats
     
  9. amillecay

    amillecay Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 29, 2011
    Thanks guys! :)
     
  10. Kittyf

    Kittyf Chillin' With My Peeps

    That's one gorgeous looking egg! Congrats!
     

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