laying question

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by broschicks, Oct 15, 2010.

  1. broschicks

    broschicks Out Of The Brooder

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    someone gave my son a barred rock rooster and a hen , we were told the hen is already laying we got her on wed. night she hasnt layed an egg yet ! could it be cause she was moved to a new coop ?
     
  2. tammyd57

    tammyd57 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yes, moving a chicken to a new home can sometimes stress them a little and cause a short delay in egg laying. She should start to lay again soon, probably within a week or so.
     
  3. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    What tammyd57 said.
     
  4. broschicks

    broschicks Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG] she laid an egg yesterday !!! My 5 year old was so excited to find the first egg as his other chickens havent started laying yet !
     

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