This is the first time posting and couldn't figure out where it should go...

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by mskitkat666, Feb 19, 2015.

  1. mskitkat666

    mskitkat666 Hatching

    Nov 5, 2014
    Millersville, TN
    I have:

    2 bantam cochin mixes ( Chickadee & Crackerjack) that lay white/pinkish eggs

    2 red comets - ( Red ) one that hasn't laid a viable egg since July 2014 and no egg since Sept 2014 (she is past her laying stage and her eggs were size of coke can) and ( Purple ) other is laying normally

    1 easter egger ( Gertrude ) that lays blue eggs.

    Now the odd thing is on occasion I get a deep mauve/brown egg that is same size as Gertrudes blue eggs.

    The only thing I can guess is that they are hers and they seem to show up anytime there is a disruption in her routine like not getting to free range daily and as of today being housed in my house ( overnight last night and again tonight ) due to the coop not being able to withstand -5 degree weather.

    Anybody have any ideas as to where these eggs are coming from?
  2. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

    May 14, 2014
  3. sunny & the 5 egg layers

    sunny & the 5 egg layers Crowing

    Mar 29, 2011
    Welcome! :)
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    b.hromada Flock Mistress

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