HOLY COW!!!!! Eggciting.....

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by fishnet1971, Jul 22, 2011.

  1. OK, this morning i had to help my #1 hen with an egg problem. She just stood on the ground trying to push out an egg. I sat with her for about 5 minutes 'coaching' her through he egg tactics...

    Here's what she gave me!!!!



    measured 4 inches long, 2 inches wide and weighed 4.7 ounces. OUCH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    ah Daytona, I love her. [​IMG]

    I am sure it's a double.
  2. I do have a hen that is broody. Should i let her sit on it? I really dont need anymore chx! i have been trying to break her for a week or so.
  3. shawnj72

    shawnj72 Out Of The Brooder

    May 18, 2011
    Upper Michigan
    Holy Egg Batman. Ostrage?
  4. Red Sex Link hen....


    Last edited: Jul 22, 2011
  5. TheJuan-n-Only

    TheJuan-n-Only Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 10, 2010
    ouch is right!!!
  6. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

    Feb 24, 2009
    Strasburg Ohio
    HOLY SMOKES! [​IMG] That's a huge egg! And you bought her a car for laying that! How sweet! She'll forget all about the pain of delivering that egg when she goes for a drive!

  7. ya know, that's JUST what happened! she just drove away......[​IMG]


  8. BooBear

    BooBear Chicken Cuddler

    Oct 7, 2010
    Conroe, Texas
    She is heading to the store for ice cream and some ice to sit on. [​IMG]
  9. Poppafrog

    Poppafrog Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 28, 2011
    Horn Lake MS
    After all that trouble I would let her hatch that one! [​IMG]
  10. jen5680

    jen5680 Southside Silkie Shack

    Jun 18, 2009
    SW Ohio
    It is prob a double yoker and wouldn't hatch anyway so I would just enjoy it for breakfast!

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