R.i.r hens quit laying

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mguynn72, Apr 22, 2016.

  1. mguynn72

    mguynn72 New Egg

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    Maybe someone can help! We have 2 r.i.r hens that have been laying quite well.I just got rid of the roosters and now they have quit laying! Is this normal?
     
  2. chicklover 1998

    chicklover 1998 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    if you got rid of the roo it probably stressed them out, when hens get stressed they will quit laying just give them time and they should start back up.
     

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