One of my hens laid her first egg!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by stina3246, Sep 18, 2010.

  1. stina3246

    stina3246 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2010
    I'm not sure which hen laid it. I have 2 sweet banty hens and I found a cute little egg on the ground in thier coop. Neither was sitting on it and it was cold so I removed it. It's been about a week and no more eggs. Is this normal when they first start laying? They are both about 5 months (maybe a little older) I have a Roo in with them so they will most likely be laying fertile eggs but I have no intention of eating them. I'd love a few more banties. They are like potatoe chips....can't have just one, not sure when to stop!!
    Last edited: Sep 18, 2010
  2. BunnyMomma

    BunnyMomma Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 17, 2010
    Olin, North Carolina
    It brings memories back for me of my first eggs 10 years ago!
    Now you are eggspecting!
    have a great weekend!
  3. 3chimama

    3chimama Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 8, 2010
    Pacific Northwest

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