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OMG!!!! My first eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by hispoptart, Aug 21, 2011.

  1. hispoptart

    hispoptart Songster

    Apr 14, 2011
    NW Colorado
    Not sure who they are from, I have 2 RIR's and 2 BR's . The smaller one was from 8/20 and the bigger one was from today! I am so excited!!!![​IMG][​IMG] I think they are from my very aggressive RIR , but I don't know for sure. Whoever they came from works for me, I HAVE EGGS!!!![​IMG] [​IMG]


  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Cool.. my brahmas just started laying..GOTTA LOVE IT!
  3. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Crowing

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    [​IMG] Congrats. [​IMG]
  4. hispoptart

    hispoptart Songster

    Apr 14, 2011
    NW Colorado
    Thanks, I am just so excited!!! Can't wait for more.
  5. MichenerFarm

    MichenerFarm In the Brooder

    Apr 13, 2011
    The Wild West
    Congrats! I can't know for sure but I think these are from your RIR's. I have both of these breeds- my BR eggs are a little lighter in color.
  6. clairabean

    clairabean Songster

    Nov 7, 2010
    Kootenays of BC!
    They are glorious![​IMG]

    I am amazed on how perfect a chicken can make an egg. Just amazing.[​IMG]
  7. hispoptart

    hispoptart Songster

    Apr 14, 2011
    NW Colorado
    Quote:Thanks you may have just saved a chickens life. The one RIR that I think may have layed these eggs has become very aggressive. She has attacked me several times, but now that she is or may be laying I may spare her from camp.

  8. hispoptart

    hispoptart Songster

    Apr 14, 2011
    NW Colorado
    Quote:I couldn't belive how perfect the first eggs were. From what I have read it takes them a few eggs to get it right, but these are just perfect [​IMG]
  9. Atrayu

    Atrayu Chirping

    Aug 12, 2011
    Hermosa, South Dakota
    Congratulations! It is so great to see people post their first egg experience. I just adopted 15 hens two weeks ago who are just about to turn 6 months. I can't wait for my first egg to come. It is awesome to know that others feel the same anticipation and excitement at getting their first egg. A lot of people outside the chicken world don't understand.
    I can't wait to post my first egg.
    I celebrate with you!!!

    I am a proud keeper of 3 Rhode Island Reds, 2 Buff Orpingtons, 3 Barred Rock, 2 Gold Star, 3 Australorps and 2 Americaunas
  10. nanawendy

    nanawendy Songster

    Dec 28, 2009
    Bellingham Wa
    hispoptart... I don't know for sure but it seems to me my new layers become cranky [​IMG] just prior to their first egg... and they do a lot of yacken [​IMG] too. [​IMG]

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