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Store Bought Egg

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by bald k9, Oct 17, 2009.

  1. bald k9

    bald k9 Songster

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    Can I put a Store bought egg in the nest to help my hen know where to lay?[​IMG]
     

  2. faykokoWV

    faykokoWV Mrs Fancy Plants

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    yes, but wooden eggs or golf balls seem to work just fine too.
     
  3. momreda

    momreda Songster

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    Quote:BOIL it first:he
     
  4. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

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    Yes boil it first, just in case she may be an egg eater. I prefer the golf balls that way you never have to change it out, the real egg could get kinda nasty quick.

    AL
     

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