Our First Egg

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by kris41, Aug 25, 2008.

  1. kris41

    kris41 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi everyone.

    Well, we finally have our first egg. It was like Christmas morning when my daughter found it. She was so proud of it. She repeatedly opened the fridge to look at it and even asked me if she could take it to bed with her that night. I have no idea which chicken this egg came from, but my daughter decided that it was this sweet little BR girl.

    Kristie

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  2. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI
    can i just say, that is an awesome photo...i dig the boots and the fact that she is hugging the chicken!

    if she puts it under her pillow, maybe the tooth fairie will think it's a REALLLLLLY big tooth and get like, eleventy-billion bucks!

    congrats and God's richest blessings on your flock for health and yummy eggs! (and on that sweet little one in the swanky boots)
     
  3. LynneP

    LynneP Chillin' With My Peeps

    That is a great photo and congrats on the egg!
    I think this should be submitted for photo of the week![​IMG]
     
  4. kris41

    kris41 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks guys.

    We call those her mucker boots and that is what she wears to see the chickens. I can't have chicken poop tracked all through my house. [​IMG] She wears those boots so much, that they are cracking around the edges and we have already decided to ask Santa for some more. If you can't tell, they are also on the wrong feet.
    She does love her chickens though.

    Kristie
     
  5. chick4chicks

    chick4chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2008
    N.E. Pa.
    Awwww your little girl is a beauty. That pic. is so cute. The story about her wanting to take the egg to bed is so cute. Glad she loves her chickens so much. P.S. congrats on the first egg, it is a real hoot.
     
  6. Chicabee19

    Chicabee19 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 8, 2008
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    adorable! pic of the month! [​IMG]

    can't wait to get our chicks so my 5 yr old grandbaby can help raise them.
     
  7. EngieKisses

    EngieKisses Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats on your first egg. The little one is completely adorable!
     
  8. redoak

    redoak Chillin' With My Peeps

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    congrats on your 1st egg, personally I think the buff orpington laid the egg, she's bowing [​IMG]
     
  9. kris41

    kris41 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks everyone.

    We are very happy with both our daughters and our chickens. [​IMG]

    Even the baby loves to sit and watch them.

    Kristie
     
  10. chickenfanatic

    chickenfanatic Chillin' With My Peeps

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    wow congrats and yes that is one cool pic hehehe thanks for sharing [​IMG]
     

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