Egglaying?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by MinaRosie, Aug 21, 2018.

  1. MinaRosie

    MinaRosie Hatching

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    Hi

    I have a Pekin Bantam Hen who is roughly 29 weeks old!

    Should she be laying by now? And if not, when can I expect her to start?

    Thanks
     
  2. AlleysChicks

    AlleysChicks Enabler

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    Each bird is different, do you have recent pics of her?
     
  3. MinaRosie

    MinaRosie Hatching

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    Yes, this is her!
     

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  4. snow5164

    snow5164 Crowing

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    Looks ready to me nice red combs and waddle , she’s on layer feed? Has fresh water? And a nice dark nesting box with fake egg in it ?
     
  5. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    :welcome As they have been selected for 'pretty' rather than production, Pekin/Cochin bantams are frequently not very prolific layers. They mature more slowly and generally lay a clutch, go broody, repeat --------------
     

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