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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Chicks and Hens, Aug 6, 2013.

  1. Chicks and Hens

    Chicks and Hens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How long does it take for a egg laying chicken to lay her egg?
     
  2. Veer67

    Veer67 Chillin' With My Peeps

    I depends, some chickens lay their eggs in a few minutes ( after creating their egg inside) others take an hour. I had one Easter Egger called Pine who would occasionally lay an extra large egg (usually a double yolker), once I found her walking around the yard without the other hens which was weird, so I followed her and after 30 minutes she layed an extra large egg!
     

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