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how long can I expect Hickety to be on strike?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mommy9994, Jun 16, 2008.

  1. mommy9994

    mommy9994 Songster

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    Mar 10, 2008
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    Hickety Pickety hasn't layed an egg in over a week-- I can't blame her-- her man went mean, and he had to go, then we gave her 18 teenagers to live with! She's been mean at the feeder-- maybe not mean, just saying, "I'm the grown up, I'll eat first, thank you very much!" She has been a good almost every day layer (our only layer currently). How long can I expect this strike to last?
     
  2. mmajw

    mmajw Songster

    Jan 31, 2008
    Maine
    Give her time she may need to adjust to her loss of her man and her new roommates.
     

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