Mags: "Ooooooh! Lemme see it. Can I hold it? Where is it? Please show...OH NO! There's POOP ON IT! No one told me there would be POOP on the eggs."
Me: "It's okay, Mags. We'll just wash it. See? No big deal."
Mags: "So...wait. Does that mean the eggs come out of their...bum?"
Me: "Yup. It's called their 'vent.'"
Mags: "Oh man. That can't feel good."
One of our hens laid her first egg AND we learned how (and where)
the egg come out of the chicken. Everybody wins!
Now, who wants an omelette? (A very tiny omelette)