Frida is back in the game!

May 26, 2008 § Leave a comment

Frida has started laying again! Her first egg since she went clucky back in March. (A month when she was the #1 layer, I might add!)

We thought she must be close – she’s been doing more and more exaggerated dippy-birds, and her comb and wattles have lengthened and started looking quite juicy. And yesterday she definitely had the floppily bonnet going on. (That’s “a floppy comb” to the uninformed.) Anyway, she was in and out of the house this morning, and tucked herself in the nestbox with Poppy. (Why, when there’s a perfectly good unoccupied nestbox next door …) Then at 11 or so she gave her funny little “Egg!” cackle, and there it was. 44g, and very pointy. (Definitely her egg-shape.)

The photo shows her egg (44g) between a 50g Claire egg and a 60g Bessie egg.

Advertisements

Tagged: , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

What’s this?

You are currently reading Frida is back in the game! at ChookeNZ.

meta

%d bloggers like this: