Pullet laid an egg...while walking?!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by 3chickchicks, Dec 18, 2013.

  1. 3chickchicks

    3chickchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    615
    166
    138
    Jun 25, 2013
    N. Texas
    My dominique and my brahma both knew when they were going to lay and fussed over the nest first. My gold lace wyandotte was walking around the yard, kind of strained like she was going to poop and out popped her first egg. [​IMG] She didn't even stop to look at it and just kept on walking. What the what?!?!
     
  2. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

    I have not seen that before, better luck next time and I am sure
    she will get the hang of it in time [​IMG] ......

    gander007
     
  3. 3chickchicks

    3chickchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    615
    166
    138
    Jun 25, 2013
    N. Texas
    I hope so, gosh!

    She's probably the "widest" out of all of them. Not fat, just her legs have always been further apart. The egg also had poo on it where as the others lay clean eggs. I'm going to ask her to fix that as well. [​IMG]
     
  4. yogifink

    yogifink Chillin' With My Peeps

    415
    153
    141
    May 16, 2013
    Pinebluff, nc
    My Coop
    Maybe she just had to walk it out, like when you've got to lift yer leg to let one out. LOL
     
    1 person likes this.
  5. kingfrodo

    kingfrodo Chillin' With My Peeps

    258
    13
    83
    Nov 22, 2013
    Enterprise, AL
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
  6. One Chick Two

    One Chick Two Chillin' With My Peeps

    1,053
    159
    176
    Jun 13, 2013
    lol!
    We had one girl who had a secret nest... she'd jump upon my husband's outdoor workshed table when he wasn't around, then let an egg fly to the floor, behind the table, sandwiched between a few boxes. We caught her in the act after she'd torpedoed about 10 eggs. LOL
     
  7. chicksurreal

    chicksurreal Chillin' With My Peeps

    2,558
    304
    226
    Dec 3, 2013
    Arizona
    [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by