Chicken is about 10 months old and still not laying

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mosomers, Mar 7, 2015.

  1. mosomers

    mosomers In the Brooder

    Apr 29, 2014
    I have a little flock of 6 chickens: 3 EE's, 1 RIR, 1 barred rock, and 1 Buff Orp. All of my chickens were born around Easter last year and none of them started laying until the days started getting longer a few weeks ago. Now they are all laying except for one EE. Is she ever going to lay? She doesn't squat, but she's my noisiest hen. Is there something I need to do to get her started? Or is she "defective." ;)
  2. Outpost JWB

    Outpost JWB Songster

    Mar 31, 2014
    Some just start later than others. I doubt that she's defective [​IMG] I'd give it a few more weeks before I'd consider her soup.

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