My first 2eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Stephan222, Jan 26, 2011.

  1. Stephan222

    Stephan222 Out Of The Brooder

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    Came home from work and found two eggs very small one on tg floor of the coop and one unde a hen in a nest box .
    How do eggs run in size start off small and go to large /input .any pointers on getting eggs out coop without getting
    Pecked to death LOL
     
  2. draye

    draye Overrun With Chickens

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    Congratulations on your fist eggs. Yes, the eggs usually get a little bigger as they lay more. At least most breeds do.
     
  3. Lesa

    Lesa Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It doesn't take long for them to become "regular" sized. If you don't want to get pecked, wait until she's done!
     

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