Who is laying what?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by jennybunnyatx, Apr 19, 2017.

  1. jennybunnyatx

    jennybunnyatx Just Hatched

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    So, I have 5 ladies, 4 of whom are laying near daily. I've tried to figure out out on my own but thought you guys might be able to help me figure out which egg is coming from which chicken. They're all different breeds: Black Australorp, Wyandotte, Barnevelder, and White Brahma. My Buff Orpington is broody, so I can definitely rule her out. But since they all lay varying shades of brown, I'm at a loss. Help?

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  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    Wyandotte is probably the smaller egg on top right, mine always lay elongated eggs, barnevelder is the dark brown, though it's not very dark for a barnevelder, I would guess the first one is your Australorp, and the bottom right is the Brahma.
     
  3. BlueShadow

    BlueShadow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My Barnevelders lay speckled eggs that look just like the lower left. Sorry I can't help with the other eggs though.
     

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