My second egg missing???

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Twonewchickens, Feb 18, 2013.

  1. Twonewchickens

    Twonewchickens New Egg

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    My black sex link just layed her first egg yesterday
    But hasnt layed one today! Is she just waiting?
     
    Last edited: Feb 19, 2013
  2. thasista

    thasista Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi from KY!

    Every breed and every chicken have their own timing. Check out the threads in chicken behaviours and you will see a bunch of info about this!

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  3. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC. When she is ready she will start to lay - onset of egg laying varies from breed to breed and from individual to individual within breeds. Be patient.
     
  4. LovePolish2

    LovePolish2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome from Missouri! [​IMG]
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    New layers often take a few days between eggs at first. She's an animal, not a machine. She'll also probably at some point lay weird shaped eggs, maybe an egg with no shell, eggs with ridges/bumps/lumps, things like that. They're all normal and part of a new layer's system learning how to produce eggs regularly.
     

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