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When will my ladies lay?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by AwlOrganikLizz, Nov 19, 2014.

  1. AwlOrganikLizz

    AwlOrganikLizz In the Brooder

    Jul 22, 2014
    Hi all! First time duck owner here. I have a cayuga (maybe a mix, got her from an assorted bunch) and a blue swedish. They're 7-8 months old now. Just wondering when they'll lay? If there is a time they typically start laying... it has recently gotten cold here so I'm not expecting much. But still would like to know, I'm getting anxious! Any signs to look for? Thanks all! You're always so much help, I appreciate any replies.

  2. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

    Jan 3, 2010
    Southern New England
    Mine started laying a few weeks after they started playing hop on top.
  3. Jessica89

    Jessica89 Chirping

    Oct 9, 2014
    North Wales
    Mine has just laid her first egg and she is roughly 8 nearly 9 months old :)

    Also, there were no signs.. I just let them out and egg appeared! I was so excited. Ha!
    Last edited: Nov 20, 2014

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