Hen stopped laying and died

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by callieisspooky, May 17, 2016.

  1. callieisspooky

    callieisspooky Songster

    Jul 18, 2012
    Carmel Valley, CA
    My Sicilian Buttercup stopped laying about six weeks ago. I've never had a Sicilian Buttercup before, so I just assumed they just didn't lay as much as other hens. But yesterday, she died. I hadn't noticed any health problems. What kind of illnesses could cause a hen to stop laying for such a long period, and die?
    Last edited: May 18, 2016

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