no eggs in 4 days!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by nemoandrunt, Aug 9, 2011.

  1. nemoandrunt

    nemoandrunt Out Of The Brooder

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    Someone please help... my chicken hasnt laid an egg for about 4 days now.. This morning she was in her box...it looked like she was going to lay..but no egg...

    Is this normal? Is she ok?
     
  2. kpsullivan

    kpsullivan Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm really new at this; my chickens have just started laying. They seem to take a day off laying now and again, but never more than one day at a time. If your hen is egg-bound, you should be able to feel it in her abdomen. If not, then it may be the heat. Good luck!
     

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