Wet Vent??

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by arlee453, Jan 11, 2008.

  1. arlee453

    arlee453 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 13, 2007
    near Charlotte NC
    Ok...y'all remember the (in)famous vent thread??

    At the time I just thought it was funny. Now that I'm waiting for EGGS I'm remembering the thread was all about wet vents.

    What's the significance of wet vents and relation to egg laying??





    PS...y'all need to see some pics?? [​IMG]
     
  2. Bawkadoodledoo

    Bawkadoodledoo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 4, 2008
    Central MA
    what thread?
     
  3. arlee453

    arlee453 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 13, 2007
    near Charlotte NC
    It was a BYC forum classic - started with someone posting pics of their girl's vent and discussing the wet vent thing. Degenerated rather quickly into photoshopping the pics...I got so distracted by the fun and games I don't remember the actual question and answer that started it all.

    The thread has been deleted now, I believe...sorry to tease ya!
     
  4. arlee453

    arlee453 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 13, 2007
    near Charlotte NC
    Bumpty bump bump....

    Do I have to post a PIC of the vents to get your attention??

    [​IMG]
     
  5. Catalina

    Catalina Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 19, 2007
    Minnesota
    I remember that thread. [​IMG]
    If the vent is moist - shiny? sort of then they're laying.
    You can totally tell the difference!
     
  6. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

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    [​IMG] We need that thread back............... I believe the OP of that thread deleted her pic's and the moderators then took the thread "down"....
     
  7. Redfeathers

    Redfeathers Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 11, 2007
    Gervais OR
    I actually would like to know what to look for as well, purely on a need to know basis though. I have two hens that I think are very close but I think a pic would give me a better idea of just how close they are. They are both 21 weeks now.
     

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