my last first egg... bittersweet sigh

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by tunaoftheland, Dec 19, 2008.

  1. tunaoftheland

    tunaoftheland Songster

    Jun 3, 2008
    Buttercup, my final hold out in the egg laying department, has given in and laid her first egg at the ripe old age of six and a half months. It's exciting! But, I really don't have chicks any more, do I? So it's happy/sad, bittersweet, growing up. I suppose some day I'll have more babies, but for now my coop and run are comfortably filled with ten birds, so I shall have to be content. Anywho, here it is, next to one of the EEs eggs, which I should have cleaned before photographing:

  2. swtangel321

    swtangel321 ~Crazy Egg Lady~

    Jul 11, 2008
    No chicks anymore, they are pullets now !!!

    CONGRATS on the egg !!

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