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how often do chickens molt?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by jonbanks, Mar 4, 2009.

  1. jonbanks

    jonbanks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    does anyone know how often they molt?
     
  2. crooked stripe

    crooked stripe Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My one year olds have been through 2 molts. 1 at 13 weeks and the other is happening now. What a pathetic site. From what I have read once a year is normal. I have noticed once they go into molt the egg laying stops for a short while.
     

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