hens not laying

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by bigg, Mar 26, 2011.

  1. bigg

    bigg Out Of The Brooder

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    My hens are just sitting in their nesting boxes and not laying any eggs, but they are still getting up after a couple hours. whats wrong with them?[​IMG]
     
  2. CMV

    CMV Flock Mistress

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    Do you have an egg eater?
     
  3. edgars-chickens

    edgars-chickens New Egg

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    thats what happens me me i just recently cought my chickens eating there own eggs and i dont know what to do
     
  4. allieloveschickens

    allieloveschickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you have egg eaters it is very hard to break the habit- but you can build roll away nest boxes that allows the eggs to roll to the back and drop down into a collection area, safe from any hungry chickens! Good luck!
     

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