Our first egg!!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by trinitynow, Nov 14, 2010.

  1. trinitynow

    trinitynow Out Of The Brooder

    Nov 12, 2010
    TRex laid her first egg today! I am so excited. I took it from her right after. She was panting a lot. She had been making a lot noise beforehand, and scratching a lot. She scratched all of the hay out of her laying space! Now it seems like she is looking for egg? Did I take it too soon? Is there a good way to take the egg from its mama?

    Thank you!
  2. Scoop

    Scoop Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 16, 2009
    Central PA
    Congratulations! There isn't any special way to take the eggs from mama. She may have deserted in a while any way. You know, like it never even happened.
  3. can you hear me now?

    can you hear me now? Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 18, 2008
    Southwest Missouri
    Congratulations, I don't think you wanted a brood hen or pullet this time of the year anyway.

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