I win smallest egg of the day!!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by silkieluvr, Jul 14, 2008.

  1. silkieluvr

    silkieluvr Songster

    Sep 20, 2007
    Marin, California
    I am unsure who layed this egg but it is insanely small, I'm talking like button quail egg size!! [​IMG] Heres a few pics for a general idea of how small it was:


    The tiny egg next to a small banty egg!!


    Next to a penny


    Lastly next to a quarter, now the big question...what to do with it! [​IMG]
  2. Kanchii

    Kanchii Songster

    haha nice. crack it open and see if it even has a yolk!
  3. michigan chick

    michigan chick In the Brooder

    Jun 24, 2008
    Sparta MI
    WOW, that is small. You have my vote.
  4. dangerouschicken

    dangerouschicken Will Barter For Coffee

    May 6, 2007
    Columbia Gorge, OR
    You have to eat it!

    Weirdly enough, I had a really small one today, too. I think it was one of my SLW first eggs. It was more like a banty egg.
  5. ruth

    ruth Life is a Journey

    Jul 8, 2007
    Woodville, MS
    Hey before you collect that prize - I'm not so sure you're the winner.

    Here's mine. A tiny little green egg laid day before yesterday and another one today, same size. Pic shows it in nest next to regular egg. My Blue Ameraucans just started laying - yeah!!!!

  6. FisherMOM

    FisherMOM Songster

    May 7, 2008
    Bergen, NY
    silkie..that is a teeny egg! wow!
  7. silkieluvr

    silkieluvr Songster

    Sep 20, 2007
    Marin, California
    AWWW I just cracked it open and it was complete with a tiny yolk and everything, it even had the fertilization "bullseye"!! The yolk was about the size of a fingernail, heres a rough pic next to a penny:

  8. I would have put it on ebay! People will buy anything.
  9. steffpeck

    steffpeck Songster

    Mar 25, 2007
    Erda, UT
    That is so tiny!! Awesome!!
  10. DouglasPeeps

    DouglasPeeps Songster

    Feb 26, 2008
    Wow! I can't believe how small it is. My chickens have been laying for 3 weeks now and I haven't gotten anything even close to that small.

    It is so cute!

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