molting ...no eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by benjoycei, May 4, 2012.

  1. benjoycei

    benjoycei Songster

    Mar 4, 2011
    Wilmington
    how long does it take? It's been a week since I got an egg.
     
  2. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD

    Heavy or light molts can put a hen off of egg laying for anywhere from 2 weeks to 2 months, sometimes longer if the hen is old.
     
  3. benjoycei

    benjoycei Songster

    Mar 4, 2011
    Wilmington
    that stinks
     

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