GUESS WHAT?!?!?!?!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by chickenbottom, Jun 15, 2009.

  1. chickenbottom

    chickenbottom Songster

    Dec 30, 2008
    hollister, florida
    i caught 2 of my 22 weekers in the nest boxes my california white (cookie) and my white leghorn (daisy). they were both sitting in there own for about 3 to five minutes then cookie moved to a different nest box and daisy moved into the same one with cookie. which they have alot to chose from but then daisy got out and went to eat and about a minute or two later so did cookie. so I THINK IM GONNA GET EGGS SOON LIKE THIS WEEK [​IMG]
  2. horsejody

    horsejody Squeaky Wheel

    Feb 11, 2008
    Waterloo, Nebraska
  3. hen-thusiast

    hen-thusiast Songster

    Apr 8, 2009
    [​IMG] Can't wait for updates!
  4. OHHH! I'm jealous! The egg waiting game is SOOOOO HARD!!![​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
  5. Fruit Juice

    Fruit Juice Songster

    Mar 13, 2009
    Boulder, CO
  6. chickenbottom

    chickenbottom Songster

    Dec 30, 2008
    hollister, florida
    i just went and checked no eggs but im hoping tommorrow and i went down to pick cookie up and she SQUATTED and her comb says she is ready
  7. Dragonfly Ranch

    Dragonfly Ranch Songster

    May 13, 2009
    Happy Valley, CA
    Good luck - I know the feeling my hens started laying at 15.3 weeks and I can't wait to go out each morning and see if there are more eggs. I think I have 3 of the 10 hens laying now since the eggs are a little different. Hope to see an update soon about receiving your 1st egg.

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