my hen is not laying

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by miss1969, Aug 23, 2011.

  1. miss1969

    miss1969 New Egg

    Aug 23, 2011
    hello i am new to the website , but i have a question .
    my mommy chicken had 14 baby chicks and we recently got her from someone selling all there chickens, well when we got her home with 14 babies , we pulled the babies and put her in the coop with the older chickens , they are all doing fine and getting along , but its been over 1 week and she is still not laying eggs yet.
    any help and or advise you could give would be greatly appreciated.
  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe True BYC Addict

    Nov 23, 2010
    St. Louis, MO
    They won't lay when brooding chicks and then the move probably has her upset. Eventually she'll settle down. Some take longer than others but lay she will. When she's ready.
  3. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member


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