Welsh Harlequin first eggs

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by 1ADAM12, Jan 7, 2017.

  1. 1ADAM12

    1ADAM12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So we have two female and one male Welshy. We raised them from ducklings back in June. Thinking we would not start getting eggs until spring or summer. Well last night I went to put them to bed and noticed two of them. They both were frozen and cracked. Could the shells just not be that strong yet since it is the first lay? I have had frozen chicken eggs and never had them crack. [​IMG]
     
  2. Yep, they freeze and crack....I collect my Duck eggs early in the morning and I have to search for them because Ducks like to bury their eggs under the bedding.....


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  3. 1ADAM12

    1ADAM12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So mad at myself. I just went out to check on eggs. There was only one but I dropped and broke the dang thing. It was a good one too. Not frozen yet [​IMG]
     
  4. That sucks......I had gotten new glasses last spring so was not walking to great due to having to get used to them...Had all my Chicken eggs in my pocket and tripped coming out of the Coop...5 eggs busted in my pocket....lol.........

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  5. 1ADAM12

    1ADAM12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have done that too hahaha
     
  6. We can not be trusted.....lol......[​IMG]
     

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