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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by jnorman, Oct 6, 2012.

  1. jnorman

    jnorman New Egg

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    I have a laying hen and her buddy is a silkie, they are both 3 months old and no eggs. last week i got 2 red leg horns dont know how old and 2 1 year old austolorps. i was wondering when they will start laying?? i thought the 1 year olds would be laying soon i hope now that i have 6 chickens haha. any advice would be great!! :)
     
  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    They are probably still getting used to their new home. Moving and stress can cause chickens to stop laying for a bit. Give them lots of attention and some good layer food and they will hopefully reward you with some eggs soon.
     
  3. jnorman

    jnorman New Egg

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    great thank you i was thinking that but i wanted to make sure these are my first chickens :)
     

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