How many days?

How many days?

Postby Elleria » Sat Nov 24, 2007 12:38 am

How many days after the pre-lay shed does a corn lay eggs? My fem was in blue 3 days and 2days after shed so how long now til she lays?
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Postby Serpy » Sat Nov 24, 2007 9:07 am

I don't think there's a set time to put it. It differs from snake to snake. I think it might actually be as long as 3 weeks if i'm not mistaken.
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Postby jka » Sat Nov 24, 2007 1:02 pm

I think in can take 5-10 days but as serpy said it can be longer.
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Postby BillyBoy » Sun Nov 25, 2007 2:45 pm

Watch her closely. A day or two before she lays, she will be super active looking for just the right place to lay. If you haven't done it yet, get a lay box in there right away.

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Postby Gary » Mon Nov 26, 2007 11:42 am

Yip I would agree mine are normally 7 days earliest and 14 days longest. Just had one lay 16 eggs and it was 7 days after shed.
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Postby gnarhimself » Wed Nov 28, 2007 6:44 am

7-10 Days is the average,mine laid 26eggs after 6 days.2 slugs
Its not uncommon for it to be more or less days.
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