You forget how small they are

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by SassyKat6181, Jul 18, 2011.

  1. SassyKat6181

    SassyKat6181 Songster

    Aug 30, 2010
    Western Mass
    Just like babies, you forget how small those first eggs are. I wasn't expecting newbie eggs for another 3 weeks, but found this in the nest box with the older girls. They are "red pullets"from TSC and approx 17 weeks old. My September babies didn't lay until 22 weeks, so I guess with the summer sun, they started earlier. Here is a picture of the old girls vs new girls egg.


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