Gen not laying

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by msteele1953, Mar 15, 2017.

  1. msteele1953

    msteele1953 Just Hatched

    Aug 11, 2016
    Fairfield, CA
    We have 3 hens. An Ameraucana, a RIR and a Red Sex-Link. The Ameraucana quit laying almost a month ago when her coop mate got egg bound and ended up dying. We got the other 2 as they were beginning to lay and have been getting a few small brown eggs. My question is why would the Ameraucana quit laying and is there a supplement we can feed them to improve egg production?
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Spring Dreaming Premium Member

    Jul 16, 2015
    central Wisconsin
    The breed is not known for consistent laying, so expect them to start and stop throughout the season.
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