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Hens badly frightened

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by southernsibe, Nov 1, 2009.

  1. southernsibe

    southernsibe Songster

    Jun 15, 2007
    kensington, maryland
    My hens were out in my yard when a stray dog attacked. This was over two weeks ago. I've not gotten any eggs since then. When should I expect them to start laying again?

    I thought I should add, that they have been confined for up to three days at a time and I know they are not laying.
    Last edited: Nov 1, 2009

  2. Rennie

    Rennie Songster

    Oct 28, 2009
    Derbyshire, England
    Take them inside and give them a cup of tea [​IMG] Ease the shock

    Joking aside though..sorry to hear that .. I cant tell you anything that would help im afraid,
    Im not sure that there will be a definite answer..

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