No Eggs!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by reace2003, Jul 21, 2011.

  1. reace2003

    reace2003 New Egg

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    My amaracana hasnt laid in 10 days. Help!!!
     
  2. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

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    Hello! Is she acting strangely? Any odd behaviors?
     
  3. reace2003

    reace2003 New Egg

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    She isnt moving as fast as she usually does and she didnt run over for scratch this morning with the rest.
     
  4. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

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    Oh.....is she walking funny? Kind of like a penguin? If so, she could be egg bound. It is awfully hot though, she could just be stressed from the heat.....I don't want to alarm you.

    They also stop laying if they molt. Is she losing feathers?
     
  5. reace2003

    reace2003 New Egg

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    they stopped molting about three weeks ago and all new feathers are in place she laid about every other day after molt it is just recently that she stopped completely. I have a water sprinlkler going which she enjoys to keep cool so not sure its the heat.
     

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