This is what I will most likely do. Couldn’t I just get one of those really big plastic coffee containers and fill it with semi moist dirt. I just wanted to make sure she didn’t get egg bound from me not noticing that she was pregnant. Also i was really hoping to find out her age.IMHO it's never a disadvantages I have a laybin in the cage. That way she always has a place to lay eggs and you don't have to worry about it so much.