The NERVE!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Solsken Farm, Nov 4, 2008.

  1. Solsken Farm

    Solsken Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Well, how dare she? One of my freeloading six month old EEs finally laid her first egg this morning and then proceeded to sit on it with 2 other eggs and began picking up sawdust and hay and building a fluffier nest.

    I snatched the eggs, and gently lifted her out of the nest and scooted her out of the coop. The nerve of her contemplating going broody after laying only one egg![​IMG]
  2. LynneP

    LynneP Chillin' With My Peeps

    It *is* arrogant, but in the sweetest way![​IMG]:eek:[​IMG]
  3. Fudgie

    Fudgie Hatching Queen - Got Fudge?

    Oh NO SHE DIDN'T!!! Swinging your head in that snooty girl look!
  4. AngieChick

    AngieChick Poultry Elitist

    Awww, that's kinda cute! [​IMG]
  5. Guitartists

    Guitartists Resistance is futile

    Mar 21, 2008
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  6. NurseNettie

    NurseNettie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 13, 2008
    Northern Maine
    Awwww... She was just trying to do the responsible thing [​IMG]
  7. ChickenTender63

    ChickenTender63 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 28, 2008
    Alamance, NC
    she was only thinking about you though, honest she was.

    Hatched egg=more layers in 5-6 months=more eggs

    Collected egg=another empty tummy tomorrow morning
  8. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Apr 20, 2008
    Birnamwood, Wisconsin
    My red sex link was lingering on her egg this morning too and I scooted her over and stole her egg. About 15 min later she was still in the nest so I went over and lifted her out of the nest box and lowered her to the floor and let go, *THUMP* she goes onto the floor right on her stomach (legs still tucked in)! I think she was feeling a bit broody this morning [​IMG]
  9. chickbea

    chickbea Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 18, 2007
    She's a born momma!
  10. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

    Dec 25, 2007
    Chaparral, New Mexico
    yep it's that time! Big Sis laid an egg and sat in the box all night on it, instead of roosting with Little Sis, Penny, and Blue. Blue paced all night trying to get her out of there and up to the roost.

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