Barren hen?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by gabriellebw, Nov 21, 2009.

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  1. gabriellebw

    gabriellebw Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 20, 2009
    I have two Rhode Island Reds and one Barred Rock. They are all about seven months old. The two Reds started laying about a month ago but the Barred Rock has yet to give even the hint of an egg. We were surprised because she is the biggest of the three. Another strange thing is that while the combs on the other two girls have grown quite a bit, the Barred Rock's comb is still tiny. We are first time chicken owners so any thoughts would be greatly appreciated!
  2. DuckLady

    DuckLady ~~~Administrator~~~BYC Store Support Staff Member

    Jan 11, 2007
    NE Washington State
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