"sisters'' from same hen, same hatch...

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mrsengeseth, Jan 14, 2009.

  1. they are EE's. Same age, everything they eat is the same. One is laying now since the 4th. The other one hasn't laid even one. Is it something to worry about or is she probably ok?
  2. katrinag

    katrinag Songster

    Every hen is differnet. I have 4 siblings and only 1 is laying. Go figure.
  3. HorseFeathers

    HorseFeathers Frazzled

    Apr 2, 2008
    Southern Maine
    It's OK. Even human twins are extremely different!
  4. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Being an EE, I will tell you it is perfectly normal for them to NOT lay until much later. That you have one laying is FABULOUS! Mine are both on strike since the end of October....
  5. Ok, whew. Thanks!

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