small eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Annasg, Jul 26, 2016.

  1. Annasg

    Annasg Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is it common for a chicken to lay very small eggs when they first start laying? I have RIR's and 1 BR and they are laying very small eggs. I got these breeds because I understood that they laid large eggs. Does anyone know anything about this with these breeds?
     
  2. SueT

    SueT Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes, no worries, it's completely normal to lay small eggs at first. The eggs will be larger later.
     
  3. TheKindaFarmGal

    TheKindaFarmGal Overrun With Chickens

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    Totally normal. They should get bigger with time.
     

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