How long before laying does a pullet's face color up?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by aank4, May 16, 2009.

  1. aank4

    aank4 Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 22, 2009
    Days? Weeks? We expect an egg by the third week of June or so, if our girls lay at around 18 weeks (ish). Have started to notice changes in the color of their combs and faces, and am hoping they're not going to go into lay too early.
  2. Lollipop

    Lollipop Chillin' With My Peeps

    Usually a couple weeks, give or take. Has to do with their body maturing......Pop

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