Laying Problem?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by OrpieOwner, Aug 2, 2013.

  1. OrpieOwner

    OrpieOwner Out Of The Brooder

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    My 24 week lavender Orpingtons won't start laying! I am very confused as to why they aren't, seeing how I am using layer feed and providing them with all there needs! Please help!
     
  2. Chicks Galore3

    Chicks Galore3 Artistic Bird Nut Premium Member

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    They probably just need more time - wait a couple more weeks, the eggs will come! The first egg always is exciting!
     
  3. OrpieOwner

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    Thanks Chicks Galore3!
     
  4. Chicks Galore3

    Chicks Galore3 Artistic Bird Nut Premium Member

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    No problem! I am eagerly awaiting my first egg from my second batch of chicks too. :"
     
  5. OrpieOwner

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  6. OrpieOwner

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    I got my first egg today![​IMG]
     
  7. tcmstalcup

    tcmstalcup Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've decided we need a program to send a bottle of wine to all chicken owners awaiting their first egg to help with relaxation. Another type of wine should be sent to us all when we have much anticipated eggs in lockdown. Ah heck, maybe we just all need a glass!!
     
  8. Chicks Galore3

    Chicks Galore3 Artistic Bird Nut Premium Member

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    [​IMG] Congratulations! That looks like a pretty good sized first egg! My first one was 1 1/2 inches at best.
     
  9. OrpieOwner

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    Thanks!
     
  10. Chicks Galore3

    Chicks Galore3 Artistic Bird Nut Premium Member

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    Would you look at that - I just got my first egg from my "chicks" today! So happy!
     

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