SHE DID IT!!! Ameraucana Charlotte's First Egg..and its really BLUE!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by speckledhen, Sep 16, 2007.

  1. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    She's 21 weeks old. GOOD JOB, Charlotte! [​IMG]
  2. Way To Go Charlotte!! [​IMG] [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
  3. ruth

    ruth Life is a Journey

    Jul 8, 2007
    Woodville, MS
    Beautiful blue egg. My EEs should start laying next month - BSLs just started laying this week. Can't wait to see if I'm gonna get some blue or green eggs. I keep telling my kids, who keep asking me WHY I got chickens - that it is so that the grandkids can go out and have their own personal Easter egg hunt when they're here. My kids' response is always: "Mom - you don't have any grandkids". I say "Yeah....hint hint".
  4. lurky

    lurky Songster

    Jun 4, 2007
    Western MA
    Thats awesome.....Congratulations.
  5. jessied1227

    jessied1227 Songster

    Mar 31, 2007
    East Brady, PA
    So pretty!!

    My EEs are only a couple months old, so I prolly won't get much in the way of eggs until spring.

    Congrats! It really is a beauty!!

  6. WindyOaksYokes

    WindyOaksYokes Songster

    Jul 17, 2007
    Central Virginia
    How pretty.... YAYYYYYY way to go Charlotte!!!!!! [​IMG]

    [​IMG] we have a pig named Charlotte heehee...
  7. schmoo

    schmoo Songster

    May 7, 2007
    West MI.
    Wow it is REALLY blue! and big too. So cool [​IMG]

    Congrats [​IMG]
  8. davecash

    davecash Songster

    Jul 22, 2007
    cynthia, are your ee eggs fertile?
  9. horsewishr

    horsewishr Songster

    Jul 7, 2007
    West Michigan
    beautiful. I'm gonna get me some EEs next year!
  10. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Dave, mine aren't EE, they're the Ameraucana breed, but since this is my first one from them, I really dont know for sure. I have a young Ameraucana rooster and he's mating his girls, so I put it right in the bator to see. I'll be able to confirm it in a few days; that is, IF I can see in it, LOL. Really, I should be able to candle just fine since I have a 300 watt projector as my candler. I'm just glad Charlotte's are the true blue they're supposed to be for the breed. Now, if Miss Silver's will be just as nice, I'll be very happy.

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