Who laid the first two eggs?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by nirtak, Aug 23, 2015.

  1. nirtak

    nirtak Out Of The Brooder

    Jun 30, 2015
    We got two eggs or neighbor found while we were gone over the weekend.
    What's more likely:
    They are from the 19 week old golden sexlinks
    the buff Orpington's we got from a breeder four weeks ago. Back then he said they were 10 weeks old, which would make them 14 weeks now. Over of them was bigger than the other two, so I'm wondering, of he got the age wrong for that one.


    Thank you!
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

    Mar 9, 2014
    My Coop
    They would not be from 14 week old BO - but if you are questioning the age you can post photos and we can easily tell you if they look like 14 week old birds or birds of laying age.
  3. nirtak

    nirtak Out Of The Brooder

    Jun 30, 2015
    Thank you so much! Of course, by now we solved the mystery. It are the golden sexlinks. I thought, 19 weeks is quite early to start laying for them. At least from what I read online.
    The Buff Orpington's are 19 weeks now, but haven't started yet. We'll see.
    Again, thank you, I love this forum!

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