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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by WESTPALMPOULTRYMAN15, Aug 19, 2008.

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  1. WESTPALMPOULTRYMAN15

    WESTPALMPOULTRYMAN15 Out Of The Brooder

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    Dec 30, 2007
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    hey guys and gals big problem my hens havent been laying for almost 5 weeks know im starteld one day i had 4 eggs the next day none i figured they would come the next day you know,, but no eggs still then 2 weeks went by,, i cleand out the coop put new hay in the nest boxes still kno eggs and its know the fith week what do i do!


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  2. shmooborp

    shmooborp artistic fowlism

    hmmm do they have acsess to the outside? they could be laying them in a diffrent place, hiding them and trying to brood them. if not then i could be heat, stress, etc.... that does sound a little unusual to not get even one egg for 5 weeks ..hmmmmm
     
  3. shay20

    shay20 Shay's Flock of Fun

    Jul 31, 2008
    in the wild, Mass
    Do you have any males with them, i had a Brahma with my females, and we noticed no eggs since he was with them, we cuaght him EATING them shell and all, I got furius, [​IMG] we had to seperate him. [​IMG]
     
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