Start of Spring....End of laying??

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by chickiebabe851, Mar 9, 2014.

  1. chickiebabe851

    chickiebabe851 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have 2 SLWs that are close to being a year old. They started laying in August 2013 and have been laying consistently until now. I have not seen an egg from either one of my girls in 1.5 weeks. I have noticed they are molting a bit as there are feathers wherever they dust outside and in the coop. 1) Are they supposed to be molting this time of year? 2) Would this be the only cause to the stop in egg production?

    Please let me know!
    Thank you :)
     
  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

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