not laying eggs , losing feathers

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by emmacoop, Sep 6, 2011.

  1. emmacoop

    emmacoop New Egg

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    My white plymouth rock is going on two years old she hasn't lay a egg in two months and she is loosing feahters help
     
  2. hennyannie

    hennyannie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2011
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    I have some already molting so that may be what she is doing.
     
  3. emmacoop

    emmacoop New Egg

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    so when they are molting no egg laying
     
  4. allieloveschickens

    allieloveschickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yes, sounds like she is moulting. They do not lay eggs when they moult, this can last three weeks to three months. It is completely natural though, so don't worry.
     
  5. emmacoop

    emmacoop New Egg

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    Thank you all
     

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