Barren Americana - Legs close together

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by chickadee2, Oct 25, 2012.

  1. chickadee2

    chickadee2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Our 8 month old Americana has yet to lay an egg. She is different from our 5 other hens. Her legs are closer together by approximately an inch. Anybody else have this happen?
     
  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    I doubt she's barren. Do you have a picture of her?

    I've waited up to 11 months for a slow maturing pullet. Sometimes it just takes longer for their bodies to be ready to lay.
     

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