Got my first egg today

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by <3 N.C Chicken Chick <3, Oct 3, 2011.

  1. <3 N.C Chicken Chick <3

    <3 N.C Chicken Chick <3 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    OMG I AN SO HAPPY GOT MY FIRST EGG TODAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] After school I went out to check on them looked in the coop in the conner on top of the litter was an EGG [​IMG] Its so tiney tiny. I only have silkie hens so it was one of them. which one IDK. [​IMG] No one was sitting on it so its in my fridge. Is there anything special I need to do for them they are already on layers food.
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  2. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Tiny yet perfect! [​IMG]
     
  3. DangerChickenHouse

    DangerChickenHouse Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awesome! I'm still waiting on my first egg. I can't wait!
     
  4. ChestnutRidge

    ChestnutRidge Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congratulations!!!! [​IMG]

    I know exactly how you feel - because I got my first egg today, too!
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  5. BigDaddy'sGurl

    BigDaddy'sGurl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats!!! If they are already on layer food, then no, nothing you need to do. Except enjoy an omelet. [​IMG]
     
  6. <3 N.C Chicken Chick <3

    <3 N.C Chicken Chick <3 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] we are egg buddies <3 I was so surprised [​IMG] mini omelette [​IMG]
     
  7. bzbrown

    bzbrown Chillin' With My Peeps

    Also got my first and second eggs today!
     
  8. 3chimama

    3chimama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congratulations to you and the hen~ tee hee!
     
  9. <3 N.C Chicken Chick <3

    <3 N.C Chicken Chick <3 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    2nd today [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  10. <3 N.C Chicken Chick <3

    <3 N.C Chicken Chick <3 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Egg question If you find the egg an i only find them after school a while after she laid it is it still eatiable?
     

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