Hen weak after hatching

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by card5640, Oct 13, 2009.

  1. card5640

    card5640 Songster

    Mar 27, 2009
    Bangor area, Maine
    My 11 month old Maran has lost weight and her crown is no longer reddish its a bit grey, shes being a great Mom to her 3 babies. How can I build up her strength, when will she start laying again. She was broody for 5 weeks total. She's eating egg layers and growers crumbles and Ive been giving them scrambled eggs and some yogurt.
  2. Uppity Peon

    Uppity Peon Songster

    It sound like she's hetting well fed. I would only suggest that you check for mites, lice and worms.

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