hen not laying

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by secollis, Nov 27, 2014.

  1. secollis

    secollis Hatching

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    I have 7 hens, 4 Rhode Island red, 2 orchid orpington abd a silver lace wyandot. They are all between 5&7 months old. One RIR was laying but has stopped. Nine of the others have layed. Any ideas why?
     

  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member 7 Years

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  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 8 Years

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  4. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome
    Glad you joined the flock! Hope you find the answer your looking for in the link sumi left you. Be sure to ask any other questions you may have everyone here to help. Hope you enjoy BYC :frow
     

  5. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG] Nice to have you join us and best of luck getting eggs again.
     
  6. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager 5 Years

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  7. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member 7 Years

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Sumi has left you with a great link to follow. There are lots of reasons why chickens stop laying but this time of year with the cold and daylight hours dwindling, many chickens will slow down on the laying or stop all together. Definitely read through that thread or even do some posting in it.

    Enjoy your flock and welcome to ours!
     

  8. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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  10. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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