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My very first egg EVER!!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Sonic Pug, Jan 18, 2012.

  1. Sonic Pug

    Sonic Pug Songster

    Oh my. Thanks for indulging me. What an exciting day it is. The sky is blue, the air is crisp and my beau found a blue-green egg where the girls like to hop inside a half-whiskey barrel. One of the three Easter Eggers is the culprit. The girls are 25 weeks old. I suspect it was either Fig or Fern, as Piccadilly is still a bit smaller and her comb is not as red and is smaller too. Here is the egg and the Easter Eggers:



    Fig: The sweetest and friendliest of all the girls

    Fern: A sweetie prior to her comb and face reddening
    Last edited: Jan 18, 2012

  2. RedIII

    RedIII Songster

    Nov 30, 2011
    Tooele, Utah
    Beautiful egg! Congrats! And beautiful girls, too.
  3. Definitely a very exciting event!! Great photos!! [​IMG]
  4. Sonic Pug

    Sonic Pug Songster

    Thanks!!! Anyone else have some fairly recent Easter Egger Eggs they are proud of?
  5. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer Premium Member

    May 11, 2010
    Now that is a pretty egg. I'd love to paint my upstairs rooms that color.
  6. weimarmama

    weimarmama Crowing

    Jun 4, 2010
    My Coop
    Very pretty egg. Congrats! [​IMG]
  7. ChicKat

    ChicKat Crowing Premium Member

    what a pretty egg. And so BIG for a first egg.

    = I have a scar on my right index finger that is almost like the one on your left. Small world. CONGRATULATIONS on the beautiful egg, that your chicken laid.

  8. bluefeather2697

    bluefeather2697 Chirping

    Nov 9, 2011
    congraaaaats! :weee

    that's way too big for a first egg. :D
  9. Sonic Pug

    Sonic Pug Songster

    I know. I was pleasantly surprised myself with the size. Thanks for the compliment! Also, regarding the "scar", I actually don't have one. I must have been holding something that creased my finger. lol. [​IMG]
    Last edited: Jan 18, 2012
  10. Mum

    Mum Songster

    Dec 23, 2011
    [​IMG] Congratulations - that first egg is always memorable; then again, I get excited each time I get an egg [​IMG]

    Beautiful girls you have too.

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