okay well for starters me and my fiance bought 20 hens and maybe 3 roosters did not want the roosters but anyway!! they are wheat straw hens!! pretty...well anywho we had had them for a day or too and today i went to check and see if we had eggs...well i got in the pen and the hens are tame so you can play with them i started to pet them and such ...and i noticed one hen in the corner ...looked like something was worng so i went over and started to talk to her and pet her then i picked her up...and i was petting her...and she layed an egg in my hand!!! OMGAA was that the cooliest thing EVER!!!! wow!!