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Humane society chicken...added a pic

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mrsengeseth, Nov 19, 2008.

  1. mrsengeseth

    mrsengeseth Chillin' With My Peeps

    she laid a few at the facility. She'd been there since the 7th. I got her the15th. She hasn't laid an egg since she came to my house. Do you think she will get into a routine and lay one, or do you think her stress level has got to be too high right now. She IS quarantined, but can hear...and chatter back and fourth with...our oldest girls as well as the babies in the other direction. Do you suppose she will lay one before long?

    She's a RIR, her face is really red. She squats when you pet her. SHe has a favorite spot to hang out during the day and a nest box and a roost pole. She's on Layer feed with fresh veggie, seed treats and so on.
    Last edited: Nov 19, 2008
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    She'll lay again when she feels settled. Still, the days are shorter now, so she may be a little slow to start back up. Glad you have her now!
  3. mrsengeseth

    mrsengeseth Chillin' With My Peeps

    phew, i was worried all this mess may have been a little too much traumatic for her. [​IMG]
  4. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Cant wait to see pics of her! [​IMG]
  5. mrsengeseth

    mrsengeseth Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:I thought I had posted a pic...hmmm, oh well, I love her to bits so i don't mind posting her pic again (if i did and just can't find the pic)

  6. sweetshoplady

    sweetshoplady Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 4, 2008
    Venice, Florida
    What a pretty lady! How fortunate she got a new loving home!
  7. Jena

    Jena The Welsh Witch

    Nov 2, 2008
    How lovely,

    she looks so sweet and it is amazing that she has a good new home.

    best wishes for you and her.

  8. chick4chicks

    chick4chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2008
    N.E. Pa.
    She sure is a pretty girl. Thank you for saving her. I bet she is so happy now. Best wishes being sent to both of You.
  9. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    She looks like a sweetheart. I'm sure she'll be laying again soon. She may also be molting this time of year and that would slow down the eggs, too.
  10. dixiechick

    dixiechick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Good for you (and her)! I'l bet she can't believe her good luck!

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