Osprey Eggs


“I feel great”! Said Harriett.

“Laying that first egg felt good and Ozzie is so proud. Ozzie has dramatically cut back on his cloacal kisses, which is natural and genetically programed.”

“Here are a few facts and figures you should know”.

On average, the period from first mating to egg laying.

1st Egg 16 days
2nd Egg 19 days
3rd Egg 22 days

Age at first breeding: 3-5 years

Number of eggs: Usually 3

Size of eggs (mm): 62 x 46

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Incubation period: 35-42 days

Fledging period: 53 days

“Remember this date: April 9th”.

“It is an important date. This is the date from which we will anticipate the upcoming events.

About Harriett Raptor

Harriett O. Raptor 8-year-old mother of five, lifelong mate of Ozzie Raptor until he perished last year, fluent in telepathy with The Doctor and possessor of genetic memory. She is an intellectual, a scholar, philosopher and thinker; a wise, learned osprey especially distinguished for her expertise on the H. sapiens problem.
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5 Responses to Osprey Eggs

  1. Tricia says:

    Do you have a second egg yet. ?

  2. hi

    Do Ospreys eat the egg shells after hatching or do they throw them out of the nest ?

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