How Long Before A Hen Will Lay Again After Hatching Chicks?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by abbey, Apr 17, 2009.

  1. abbey

    abbey Hatching

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    Dec 12, 2008
    SW Florida
    Our hen hatched chicks 3 weeks ago. She is being a good mama caring for her chicks. How long before she starts laying again?
     

  2. chickabator

    chickabator Songster

    Nov 30, 2007
    ky
    it took my rir after hatching about 2 months maybe a little longer but she went into a molt
     

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