Young bird, small eggs??

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Chick_in_Indiana, Jul 24, 2008.

  1. Chick_in_Indiana

    Chick_in_Indiana Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do young layer lay smaller eggs? At what age should the eggs become "normal size"?
     
  2. hwerner

    hwerner Out Of The Brooder

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    yes they do lay a smaller egg when they first start laying. As they lay each egg will get just a bit bigger and within a couple months they will be normal size.
     

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