Isa Brown Eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Gammond, Nov 13, 2016.

  1. Gammond

    Gammond Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Could these all be Isa browns'? I didn't think any of my other hens were laying. (Well I do know that 2 are but their eggs are different). These Isa browns are 20ish weeks.
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  2. GC-Raptor

    GC-Raptor Chillin' With My Peeps

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    These are eggs from two of my five Golden Comets when they started to lay.[​IMG] The white egg is fake. And here is a recent photo.[​IMG] still a deference in color. GC
     
  3. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 November....... my favorite month Premium Member

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    Yes, they could be from your Isa browns.
     
  4. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Examine vents and pelvic points to see who is laying and who is not.

    Vent Appearance:
    Dry, tight, and smaller - usually not laying.
    Moist, wide, and larger - usually laying.

    Pelvic Points 2 bony points(pelvic bones) on either side of vent:
    Less than 2 fingertip widths apart usually means not laying.
    More than 2 fingertip widths apart usually means laying.
     
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  5. Gammond

    Gammond Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Cool Thanks. I didn't even think about this! Now I'll be outside for an extra hour today lol
     

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