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What's a Blue Wyandotte egg look like?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by feathersnuggles, Nov 17, 2009.

  1. feathersnuggles

    feathersnuggles Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 4, 2009
    Seattle
    Does anyone have a blue wyandotte (like my girl below) and do you have a picture of the egg? My girl is 30 weeks old & no eggs, yet. I know they mature late, but I'm really getting antsy and starting to feel like I need a picture... to tide me over! (until she lays.... if she ever does lay) [​IMG]

    Thanks!
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  2. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    Some of the light colored eggs in the picture are from my blue wyandottes all my wyandottes are slower to mature:
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  3. feathersnuggles

    feathersnuggles Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 4, 2009
    Seattle
    Thanks, Katy!
     
  4. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    [​IMG] Wow Katy, those are some nice dark eggs you've got there. (light ones are nice too, but I have dark egg envy)
     
  5. shanonspeeps

    shanonspeeps Out Of The Brooder

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    She's beautiful!!
     
  6. feathersnuggles

    feathersnuggles Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 4, 2009
    Seattle
    Thanks Shanonspeeps! She's very poofy and when you pet her (IF you can catch her [​IMG]), she feels like butter-soft suede.

    Katy, I concur with new2chooks that those are some awesomely dark eggs! I have a CM laying, but nothing like that color. What kinda hen laid them?
     
  7. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    The dark eggs are from my Wheaten Marans.
     

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