Hens wont go to Laying Box

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mmcdonald, Sep 10, 2011.

  1. mmcdonald

    mmcdonald New Egg

    Aug 27, 2011
    My hens will not walk up a ramp and into their laying box area. I've put hay into but they will not up and into it. I've only had them 3 days but thought by now they would walk up. Any thoughts or helpful hints?
  2. peepblessed

    peepblessed Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] I have not personally tried this but since we are in the process of building a coop I have done some reading. If you have a solid based ramp, you can sprinkle scratch on it or something even more enticing. [​IMG]

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