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New hen...is she laying age or almost there

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Mrsfoote, Aug 26, 2010.

  1. Mrsfoote

    Mrsfoote Songster

    Jul 19, 2010
    Laurel Montana
    This is my new hen shadow....Lacie in the back is already of laying age...got them yesterday so no eggs from either of them today which i understand can be because they are new and stressed does Shadow look like she is of laying age or is she getting there...

    [​IMG] Shadow in front Lacie in back

    [​IMG] Lacie in front shadow peeking out from behind
  2. sheaviance1

    sheaviance1 Songster

    Apr 7, 2010
    My guess is you are about 3-4 weeks away.
  3. PunkinPeep

    PunkinPeep Songster

    Mar 31, 2009
    SouthEast Texas
    It's still a little early. Look for that blood red face and comb.

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