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Question about egg laying and older birds

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by bantamboy93, Sep 15, 2011.

  1. bantamboy93

    bantamboy93 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    There's an ad on craigslist in my town for 6 laying hens. Ameracuanas. that are 3-5 years old. Molting.. Will they go back to laying.. they only want ten dollars for all birds. I think this is a really good gamble..
     
  2. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    Well, ya know, in MY opinion, it's a great deal. I don't really care if my birds are good layers, because I have plenty of them. I didn't get them FOR the eggs, anyway. Mine are pets, all named, and non-laying chickens still eat bugs, provide fertilizer, and make me laugh with their antics.
     

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