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At what age should I expect my frizzle hen to lay?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by duckncover, Oct 21, 2013.

  1. duckncover

    duckncover Duck Obsessed

    Jan 17, 2009
    North Eastern PA
    She was born July 31st and is a great pet. When should she start laying? Oh and do Frizzles go broody often? I would like to mate her with my friends Silkie rooster and let her raise a clutch of babies.

  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

    Jun 28, 2011
    Rep of Ireland
    They are fairly late laying hens, though you can expect to see the first egg when she's 5-6 months old and they tend to go broody quite often.

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