So excited!! 1st egg!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by deezee, Jul 29, 2011.

  1. deezee

    deezee Out Of The Brooder

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    I have my first egg!! [​IMG] It was from one of my Brahmas and she is only 16 weeks old. [​IMG] Need to upload pic. So excited. [​IMG]





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  2. duckinnut

    duckinnut Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats!!! Makes it all worthwhile doesnt it getting that first egg.[​IMG]
     
  3. confusedturtle

    confusedturtle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awesome, congratulations!!! [​IMG]
     
  4. deezee

    deezee Out Of The Brooder

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    Yes, it is worth the wait. Now after 4 days, wondering when she will lay another. [​IMG]
     
  5. Ruth Ann

    Ruth Ann Chillin' With My Peeps

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  6. CarolJ

    CarolJ Dogwood Trace Farm

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    Quote:My Ancona laid her first egg on Monday, second one on Wednesday, third one yesterday. So far she hasn't laid one today. So I'm guessing, yours probably won't lay one tomorrow but might lay one on Sunday. I guess it depends on the breed and the individual hen, though. Congratulations! Those first eggs are so much fun!
     
  7. GA_in_GA

    GA_in_GA Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Congratulations! I am still waiting . . . [​IMG]
     
  8. Chick named Lola

    Chick named Lola Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yay! It is so exciting isn't it!!! Enjoy them. [​IMG]
     
  9. duckinnut

    duckinnut Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:That first egg does breed more impatience. Over a year in and still cant wait to get to the coop to see how many. I'm not crazy am I?[​IMG]
     
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  10. deezee

    deezee Out Of The Brooder

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    Here are the pics. That's a cherry next to the egg.

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