Silver Sebright pullets are starting to lay!!!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by SundownWaterfowl, Sep 3, 2008.

  1. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    Well, this morning when I went out to water and feed everybody, I saw a tiny little pullet egg laying on the bottom of my Sebright pen. It was so tiny and light. I dont even think there is a yolk in it. It feels like just the shell. Ill have to candle it later.
  2. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    Cool beans! Congrats! My first brahma egg was so tiny I was sure it couldn't have a yolk either. Turns out it was mostly yolk, very little white.
  3. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    Quote:Yup. that is what it looks like. A huge air sac, and hardly any white, with mostly yolk. Ill crack it open later. I also got my 2nd pullet egg from my Light Brahmas (standard size). They are 21.5 weeks old.
  4. 10chicks

    10chicks Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 4, 2008
    How old is your Sebright? I'm waiting for my one to start laying but so far only the Brahmas are laying.
  5. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    I think it is around 17-20 weeks old.

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