My silkie just started laying!!! Im so HAPPY!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by silkieluver_07, Feb 2, 2008.

  1. silkieluver_07

    silkieluver_07 Songster

    Jan 31, 2008
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    I went down to the chicken coop and saw Diamond in the Nest box. She laid her very first egg! Im so proud of her! [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. HenHappy

    HenHappy Songster

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    CONGRATS!!! Isn't it just the best feeling??? Are you going to save the egg???
     
  3. SweetLilRachy00

    SweetLilRachy00 Songster

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    COOL! How old is she? I was just going to post what age everyone silkies were when they start laying. What color is it?
     
  4. silkieluver_07

    silkieluver_07 Songster

    Jan 31, 2008
    Pennsylvania
    She's around 5-6 months old. Were probably going to save the egg. It's a creamish-tanish color.
     
  5. SweetLilRachy00

    SweetLilRachy00 Songster

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    Cream/Tan!!!
     
  6. pepperluvsmee

    pepperluvsmee Songster

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    CONGRATS GRAMMA!! tee hee
    -Theresa
     
  7. Nichole77

    Nichole77 Songster

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    Yea, how egggciting.
     
  8. silkieluver_07

    silkieluver_07 Songster

    Jan 31, 2008
    Pennsylvania
    thanxs everyone. Diamond laid her 2nd egg today so maybe it will be on a regular basis now. im hoping to get some chicks out of her eggs soon! i just adore baby silkies!
     

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