No, it's NOT a quail egg!!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by spiritdance, Mar 8, 2011.

  1. spiritdance

    spiritdance Songster

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    Dec 13, 2010
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    from left to right, a large brown chicken egg, a bantam cochin egg, and my OEGB Amelia's very first egg!!

    I am ridiculously amused by the tiny size of this egg. Even my lavender Dutch hen, who lays the smallest chicken eggs I've seen before now, lays bigger eggs than this. Not a big deal, I know, but I just found it in the OEGB "condo" and wanted to share the smile.
     
  2. ScissorChick

    ScissorChick Songster

    Dec 17, 2010
    Under Your bed
    I found one in the nestbox last week that was just a tad bigger than a quarter. [​IMG]
     

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