Maybell

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by chickensrok, Oct 1, 2015.

  1. chickensrok

    chickensrok Out Of The Brooder

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    My hen Maybell is a barred rock and she has been laying well until two days ago when we saw her separate from the group of other birds. She is at the top of the pecking order so I don't think that their is a bullying problem.
     
  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Chicken Obsessed

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    So what is the actual problem?
     
  3. chickensrok

    chickensrok Out Of The Brooder

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    She is very docile now and acts as if she needs to lay an egg but nothing has come out.
     
  4. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Why do you think she looks like she needs to lay an egg?
    Have you felt her abdomen to see if it is swollen?
    She maybe egg bound.
    How old is she?
     

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