one of my hens is laying

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Queen Scoot, Jul 14, 2008.

  1. Queen Scoot

    Queen Scoot Crochet Chieftess

    May 27, 2008
    HOOKERVILLE!!!
    out of the six girls that i have. my question is do i need to add oyster shells to their diet now? if so how do i go about doung this? do i mix it in with their feed? or feed it free choice?
    thanks
     
  2. s6bee

    s6bee Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 1, 2007
    Western, NY
    I give mine free choice oyster shell in a dish on the wall of the coop. In reality, a good layer crumble will have enough calcium but I'd rather ofter it to them. It's not expensive and lasts a while.
     

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