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Chicken laying on chicken?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Branderella, Oct 17, 2009.

  1. Branderella

    Branderella Songster

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    Today I came out to check on my hens and one was laying ontop of the other trying. They were both trying to lay an egg... why lay on each other??
     

  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Sometimes they just love that one laying spot... stubborn little fluffy butts
     
  3. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Free Ranging

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    Nothing unusual. They like to lay together.
     

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